Weekly Vulnerabilities Reports > July 17 to 23, 2000

Overview

22 new vulnerabilities reported during this period, including 2 critical vulnerabilities and 4 high severity vulnerabilities. This weekly summary report vulnerabilities in 20 products from 17 vendors including Microsoft, Texas Imperial Software, Oreilly, Redhat, and Apache. Vulnerabilities are notably categorized as .

  • 19 reported vulnerabilities are remotely exploitables.
  • 22 reported vulnerabilities are exploitable by an anonymous user.
  • Microsoft has the most reported vulnerabilities, with 4 reported vulnerabilities.
  • Oreilly has the most reported critical vulnerabilities, with 2 reported vulnerabilities.

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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:

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2 Critical Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2000-07-19 CVE-2000-0622 Oreilly Unspecified vulnerability in Oreilly Website Professional 2.3.18/2.4/2.4.9

Buffer overflow in Webfind CGI program in O'Reilly WebSite Professional web server 2.x allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a URL containing a long "keywords" parameter.

10.0
2000-07-17 CVE-2000-0623 Oreilly Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Oreilly Website Professional 2.3.18/2.4/2.4.9

Buffer overflow in O'Reilly WebSite Professional web server 2.4 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a long GET request or Referrer header.

10.0

4 High Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2000-07-20 CVE-2000-0624 Nullsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Nullsoft Winamp

Buffer overflow in Winamp 2.64 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a long #EXTINF: extension in the M3U playlist.

7.5
2000-07-20 CVE-2000-0621 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Outlook and Outlook Express

Microsoft Outlook 98 and 2000, and Outlook Express 4.0x and 5.0x, allow remote attackers to read files on the client's system via a malformed HTML message that stores files outside of the cache, aka the "Cache Bypass" vulnerability.

7.5
2000-07-18 CVE-2000-0627 Blackboard Unspecified vulnerability in Blackboard Courseinfo 4.0/Unix

BlackBoard CourseInfo 4.0 does not properly authenticate users, which allows local users to modify CourseInfo database information and gain privileges by directly calling the supporting CGI programs such as user_update_passwd.pl and user_update_admin.pl.

7.5
2000-07-17 CVE-2000-0632 Lsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Lsoft Listserv 1.8C/1.8D

Buffer overflow in the web archive component of L-Soft Listserv 1.8d and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a long query string.

7.5

14 Medium Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2000-07-21 CVE-2000-0645 Texas Imperial Software Multiple vulnerability in WFTPD 2.4.1RC11

WFTPD and WFTPD Pro 2.41 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service by using the RESTART (REST) command and writing beyond the end of a file, or writing to a file that does not exist, via commands such as STORE UNIQUE (STOU), STORE (STOR), or APPEND (APPE).

6.4
2000-07-21 CVE-2000-0671 Roxen Unspecified vulnerability in Roxen Webserver 2.0.X

Roxen web server earlier than 2.0.69 allows allows remote attackers to bypass access restrictions, list directory contents, and read source code by inserting a null character (%00) to the URL.

5.0
2000-07-21 CVE-2000-0647 Texas Imperial Software Multiple vulnerability in WFTPD 2.4.1RC11

WFTPD and WFTPD Pro 2.41 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service by executing an MLST command before logging into the server.

5.0
2000-07-21 CVE-2000-0646 Texas Imperial Software Multiple vulnerability in WFTPD 2.4.1RC11

WFTPD and WFTPD Pro 2.41 allows remote attackers to obtain the real pathname for a file by executing a STATUS (STAT) command while the file is being transferred.

5.0
2000-07-21 CVE-2000-0644 Texas Imperial Software Multiple vulnerability in WFTPD 2.4.1RC11

WFTPD and WFTPD Pro 2.41 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service by executing a STAT command while the LIST command is still executing.

5.0
2000-07-20 CVE-2000-0672 Apache Unspecified vulnerability in Apache Tomcat 3.0/3.1

The default configuration of Jakarta Tomcat does not restrict access to the /admin context, which allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files by directly calling the administrative servlets to add a context for the root directory.

5.0
2000-07-20 CVE-2000-0653 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Outlook Express

Microsoft Outlook Express allows remote attackers to monitor a user's email by creating a persistent browser link to the Outlook Express windows, aka the "Persistent Mail-Browser Link" vulnerability.

5.0
2000-07-19 CVE-2000-0636 HP Unspecified vulnerability in HP Jetdirect

HP JetDirect printers versions G.08.20 and H.08.20 and earlier allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a malformed FTP quote command.

5.0
2000-07-19 CVE-2000-0619 Toplayer Unspecified vulnerability in Toplayer Appswitch 2500.0

Top Layer AppSwitch 2500 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via malformed ICMP packets.

5.0
2000-07-18 CVE-2000-0626 Computer Software Manufaktur Unspecified vulnerability in Computer Software Manufaktur Alibaba 2.0

Buffer overflow in Alibaba web server allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a long GET request.

5.0
2000-07-18 CVE-2000-0567 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Outlook and Outlook Express

Buffer overflow in Microsoft Outlook and Outlook Express allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a long Date field in an email header, aka the "Malformed E-mail Header" vulnerability.

5.0
2000-07-17 CVE-2000-0665 Gamsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Gamsoft Telsrv 1.4/1.5

GAMSoft TelSrv telnet server 1.5 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a long username.

5.0
2000-07-17 CVE-2000-0630 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft products

IIS 4.0 and 5.0 allows remote attackers to obtain fragments of source code by appending a +.htr to the URL, a variant of the "File Fragment Reading via .HTR" vulnerability.

5.0
2000-07-18 CVE-2000-0625 Netzero Unspecified vulnerability in Netzero Zeroport

NetZero 3.0 and earlier uses weak encryption for storing a user's login information, which allows a local user to decrypt the password.

4.6

2 Low Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2000-07-19 CVE-2000-0615 Astart Technologies Unspecified vulnerability in Astart Technologies Lprng

LPRng 3.6.x improperly installs lpd as setuid root, which can allow local users to append lpd trace and logging messages to files.

2.1
2000-07-18 CVE-2000-0633 Conectiva
Mandrakesoft
Redhat
Vulnerability in Mandrake Linux usermode package allows local users to to reboot or halt the system.
2.1