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CVE-2000-1209 Detail

Description

The "sa" account is installed with a default null password on (1) Microsoft SQL Server 2000, (2) SQL Server 7.0, and (3) Data Engine (MSDE) 1.0, including third party packages that use these products such as (4) Tumbleweed Secure Mail (MMS) (5) Compaq Insight Manager, and (6) Visio 2000, which allows remote attackers to gain privileges, as exploited by worms such as Voyager Alpha Force and Spida.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  08/12/2002

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2000-1209
Original release date:
08/12/2002
Last revised:
10/17/2016
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=96333895000350&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20000710 MSDE / Re: Default Password Database
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=96593218804850&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20000810 Tumbleweed Worldsecure (MMS) BLANK 'sa' account password
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=96644570412692&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20000816 Released Patch: Tumbleweed Worldsecure (MMS) BLANK 'sa' account password
http://online.securityfocus.com/archive/1/273639 External Source BUGTRAQ 20020522 Opty-Way Enterprise includes MSDE with sa
http://security-archive.merton.ox.ac.uk/bugtraq-200008/0233.html External Source BUGTRAQ 20000815 MS-SQL 'sa' user exploit code
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;%5BLN%5D;Q313418 External Source MSKB Q313418
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;q321081 External Source MSKB Q321081
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/1459.php Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source XF mssql-no-sapassword(1459)
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/635463 Patch; Third Party Advisory; US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#635463
http://www.microsoft.com/security/security_bulletins/ms02020_sql.asp External Source CONFIRM http://www.microsoft.com/security/security_bulletins/ms02020_sql.asp
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/4797 External Source BID 4797

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