Weekly Vulnerabilities Reports > March 22 to 28, 1999

Overview

5 new vulnerabilities reported during this period, including 0 critical vulnerabilities and 3 high severity vulnerabilities. This weekly summary report vulnerabilities in 7 products from 4 vendors including Microsoft, Openssl, Openbsd, and Ssleay. Vulnerabilities are notably categorized as .

  • 4 reported vulnerabilities are remotely exploitables.
  • 5 reported vulnerabilities are exploitable by an anonymous user.
  • Microsoft has the most reported vulnerabilities, with 3 reported vulnerabilities.

TOTAL
VULNERABILITIES
CRITICAL RISK
VULNERABILITIES
HIGH RISK
VULNERABILITIES
MEDIUM RISK
VULNERABILITIES
LOW RISK
VULNERABILITIES
REMOTELY
EXPLOITABLE
LOCALLY
EXPLOITABLE
EXPLOIT
AVAILABLE
EXPLOITABLE
ANONYMOUSLY
AFFECTING
WEB APPLICATION

Vulnerability Details

The following table list reported vulnerabilities for the period covered by this report:

0 Critical Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS

3 High Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
1999-03-23 CVE-1999-1397 Microsoft Remote Registry vulnerability in Microsoft Index Server 2.0

Index Server 2.0 on IIS 4.0 stores physical path information in the ContentIndex\Catalogs subkey of the AllowedPaths registry key, whose permissions allows local and remote users to obtain the physical paths of directories that are being indexed.

7.5
1999-03-22 CVE-1999-0428 Openssl
Ssleay
Remote Security vulnerability in SSLeay

OpenSSL and SSLeay allow remote attackers to reuse SSL sessions and bypass access controls.

7.5
1999-03-23 CVE-1999-1370 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0

The setup wizard (ie5setup.exe) for Internet Explorer 5.0 disables (1) the screen saver, which could leave the system open to users with physical access if a failure occurs during an unattended installation, and (2) the Task Scheduler Service, which might prevent the scheduled execution of security-critical programs.

7.2

2 Medium Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
1999-03-26 CVE-2000-0153 Microsoft Directory Traversal vulnerability in Microsoft Frontpage and Personal web Server

FrontPage Personal Web Server (PWS) allows remote attackers to read files via a ....

5.0
1999-03-22 CVE-1999-0481 Openbsd Denial-Of-Service vulnerability in Openbsd 2.4

Denial of service in "poll" in OpenBSD.

5.0

0 Low Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS