Weekly Vulnerabilities Reports > June 5 to 11, 2000

Overview

39 new vulnerabilities reported during this period, including 8 critical vulnerabilities and 5 high severity vulnerabilities. This weekly summary report vulnerabilities in 37 products from 29 vendors including Microsoft, MIT, Cygnus Network Security Project, Kerbnet Project, and HP. Vulnerabilities are notably categorized as and "Classic Buffer Overflow".

  • 32 reported vulnerabilities are remotely exploitables.
  • 39 reported vulnerabilities are exploitable by an anonymous user.
  • Microsoft has the most reported vulnerabilities, with 6 reported vulnerabilities.
  • HP has the most reported critical vulnerabilities, with 2 reported vulnerabilities.

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AVAILABLE
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WEB APPLICATION

Vulnerability Details

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

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8 Critical Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2000-06-09 CVE-2000-0527 3R Soft Multiple vulnerability in 3R Soft Mailstudio 2000 2.0

userreg.cgi CGI program in MailStudio 2000 2.0 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters.

10.0
2000-06-09 CVE-2000-0506 Linux Unspecified vulnerability in Linux Kernel

The "capabilities" feature in Linux before 2.2.16 allows local users to cause a denial of service or gain privileges by setting the capabilities to prevent a setuid program from dropping privileges, aka the "Linux kernel setuid/setcap vulnerability."

10.0
2000-06-08 CVE-2000-0525 Openbsd Unspecified vulnerability in Openbsd Openssh 1.2/1.2.3/2.1

OpenSSH does not properly drop privileges when the UseLogin option is enabled, which allows local users to execute arbitrary commands by providing the command to the ssh daemon.

10.0
2000-06-07 CVE-2000-0515 HP Unspecified vulnerability in HP Hp-Ux 10.20/11.00

The snmpd.conf configuration file for the SNMP daemon (snmpd) in HP-UX 11.0 is world writable, which allows local users to modify SNMP configuration or gain privileges.

10.0
2000-06-07 CVE-2000-0376 I Drive Unspecified vulnerability in I-Drive Filo 1.01

Buffer overflow in the HTTP proxy server for the i-drive Filo software allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a long HTTP GET request.

10.0
2000-06-06 CVE-2000-0558 HP Unspecified vulnerability in HP Openview Network Node Manager 6.1

Buffer overflow in HP Openview Network Node Manager 6.1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via the Alarm service (OVALARMSRV) on port 2345.

10.0
2000-06-06 CVE-2000-0523 Etype Unspecified vulnerability in Etype Eserv 2.9.2

Buffer overflow in the logging feature of EServ 2.9.2 and earlier allows an attacker to execute arbitrary commands via a long MKD command.

10.0
2000-06-05 CVE-2000-0557 Computalynx Unspecified vulnerability in Computalynx Cmail 2.4.7

Buffer overflow in the web interface for Cmail 2.4.7 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a long GET request.

10.0

5 High Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2000-06-11 CVE-2000-0639 Sean Macguire Unspecified vulnerability in Sean Macguire BIG Brother

The default configuration of Big Brother 1.4h2 and earlier does not include proper access restrictions, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands by using bbd to upload a file whose extension will cause it to be executed as a CGI script by the web server.

7.5
2000-06-07 CVE-2000-0532 Freebsd Unspecified vulnerability in Freebsd 4.0

A FreeBSD patch for SSH on 2000-01-14 configures ssh to listen on port 722 as well as port 22, which might allow remote attackers to access SSH through port 722 even if port 22 is otherwise filtered.

7.5
2000-06-07 CVE-2000-0520 Stelian Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Multiple Linux Vendor restore

Buffer overflow in restore program 0.4b17 and earlier in dump package allows local users to execute arbitrary commands via a long tape name.

7.2
2000-06-06 CVE-2000-0516 Intel Unspecified vulnerability in Intel Shiva Access Manager 5.0

When configured to store configuration information in an LDAP directory, Shiva Access Manager 5.0.0 stores the root DN (Distinguished Name) name and password in cleartext in a file that is world readable, which allows local users to compromise the LDAP server.

7.2
2000-06-05 CVE-2000-0537 Tolis Group Unspecified vulnerability in Tolis Group BRU 15.1/16.0

BRU backup software allows local users to append data to arbitrary files by specifying an alternate configuration file with the BRUEXECLOG environmental variable.

7.2

20 Medium Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2000-06-09 CVE-2000-0555 Lilikoi Multiple vulnerability in Lilikoi Ceilidh 2.60

Ceilidh allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a large number of POST requests.

5.0
2000-06-09 CVE-2000-0550 Cygnus
MIT
Kerberos 4 KDC program improperly frees memory twice (aka "double-free"), which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service.
5.0
2000-06-09 CVE-2000-0549 Cygnus
MIT
Kerberos 4 KDC program does not properly check for null termination of AUTH_MSG_KDC_REQUEST requests, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a malformed request.
5.0
2000-06-09 CVE-2000-0548 Cygnus Network Security Project
Kerbnet Project
MIT
Classic Buffer Overflow vulnerability in multiple products

Buffer overflow in Kerberos 4 KDC program allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via the e_msg variable in the kerb_err_reply function.

5.0
2000-06-09 CVE-2000-0547 Cygnus Network Security Project
Kerbnet Project
MIT
Classic Buffer Overflow vulnerability in multiple products

Buffer overflow in Kerberos 4 KDC program allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via the localrealm variable in the process_v4 function.

5.0
2000-06-09 CVE-2000-0546 Cygnus Network Security Project
Kerbnet Project
MIT
Classic Buffer Overflow vulnerability in multiple products

Buffer overflow in Kerberos 4 KDC program allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via the lastrealm variable in the set_tgtkey function.

5.0
2000-06-09 CVE-2000-0526 3R Soft Multiple vulnerability in 3R Soft Mailstudio 2000 2.0

mailview.cgi CGI program in MailStudio 2000 2.0 and earlier allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a ..

5.0
2000-06-08 CVE-2000-0554 Lilikoi Multiple vulnerability in Lilikoi Ceilidh 2.60

Ceilidh allows remote attackers to obtain the real path of the Ceilidh directory via the translated_path hidden form field.

5.0
2000-06-08 CVE-2000-0522 RSA Unspecified vulnerability in RSA ACE Server

RSA ACE/Server allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service by flooding the server's authentication request port with UDP packets, which causes the server to crash.

5.0
2000-06-08 CVE-2000-0499 BEA Unspecified vulnerability in BEA Weblogic Server 3.1.8/4.0.4/4.5.1

The default configuration of BEA WebLogic 3.1.8 through 4.5.1 allows a remote attacker to view source code of a JSP program by requesting a URL which provides the JSP extension in upper case.

5.0
2000-06-08 CVE-2000-0498 Unify Unspecified vulnerability in Unify Ewave Servletexec 3.0

Unify eWave ServletExec allows a remote attacker to view source code of a JSP program by requesting a URL which provides the JSP extension in upper case.

5.0
2000-06-08 CVE-2000-0497 IBM Unspecified vulnerability in IBM Websphere Application Server 3.0.21

IBM WebSphere server 3.0.2 allows a remote attacker to view source code of a JSP program by requesting a URL which provides the JSP extension in upper case.

5.0
2000-06-08 CVE-2000-0377 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Windows NT 4.0

The Remote Registry server in Windows NT 4.0 allows local authenticated users to cause a denial of service via a malformed request, which causes the winlogon process to fail, aka the "Remote Registry Access Authentication" vulnerability.

5.0
2000-06-07 CVE-2000-0538 Allaire Unspecified vulnerability in Allaire Coldfusion Server

ColdFusion Administrator for ColdFusion 4.5.1 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a long login password.

5.0
2000-06-06 CVE-2000-0482 Checkpoint Unspecified vulnerability in Checkpoint Firewall-1 4.0/4.1

Check Point Firewall-1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service by sending a large number of malformed fragmented IP packets.

5.0
2000-06-05 CVE-2000-0556 Computalynx Unspecified vulnerability in Computalynx Cmail 2.4.7

Buffer overflow in the web interface for Cmail 2.4.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service by sending a large user name to the user dialog running on port 8002.

5.0
2000-06-05 CVE-2000-0544 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Windows 2000 and Windows NT

Windows NT and Windows 2000 hosts allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service via malformed DCE/RPC SMBwriteX requests that contain an invalid data length.

5.0
2000-06-05 CVE-2000-0524 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Exchange Server and Outlook

Microsoft Outlook and Outlook Express allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service by sending email messages with blank fields such as BCC, Reply-To, Return-Path, or From.

5.0
2000-06-05 CVE-2000-0521 Michael Lamont Unspecified vulnerability in Michael Lamont Savant Webserver 2.1

Savant web server allows remote attackers to read source code of CGI scripts via a GET request that does not include the HTTP version number.

5.0
2000-06-07 CVE-2000-0534 APS Filter Development Team Unspecified vulnerability in APS Filter Development Team Apsfilter 5.4

The apsfilter software in the FreeBSD ports package does not properly read user filter configurations, which allows local users to execute commands as the lpd user.

4.6

6 Low Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2000-06-06 CVE-2000-0503 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Explorer

The IFRAME of the WebBrowser control in Internet Explorer 5.01 allows a remote attacker to violate the cross frame security policy via the NavigateComplete2 event.

2.6
2000-06-05 CVE-2000-0519 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft IE and Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer 4.x and 5.x does not properly re-validate an SSL certificate if the user establishes a new SSL session with the same server during the same Internet Explorer session, aka one of two different "SSL Certificate Validation" vulnerabilities.

2.6
2000-06-05 CVE-2000-0518 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft IE and Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer 4.x and 5.x does not properly verify all contents of an SSL certificate if a connection is made to the server via an image or a frame, aka one of two different "SSL Certificate Validation" vulnerabilities.

2.6
2000-06-08 CVE-2000-0502 Mcafee Unspecified vulnerability in Mcafee Virusscan 4.0.3

Mcafee VirusScan 4.03 does not properly restrict access to the alert text file before it is sent to the Central Alert Server, which allows local users to modify alerts in an arbitrary fashion.

2.1
2000-06-07 CVE-2000-0559 Broadcom Unspecified vulnerability in Broadcom Etrust Intrusion Detection 1.4.1.13

eTrust Intrusion Detection System (formerly SessionWall-3) uses weak encryption (XOR) to store administrative passwords in the registry, which allows local users to easily decrypt the passwords.

2.1
2000-06-06 CVE-2000-0552 Mirabilis Unspecified vulnerability in Mirabilis ICQ 2000.0A

ICQwebmail client for ICQ 2000A creates a world readable temporary file during login and does not delete it, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information.

2.1