Weekly Vulnerabilities Reports > November 13 to 19, 2000

Overview

68 new vulnerabilities reported during this period, including 11 critical vulnerabilities and 20 high severity vulnerabilities. This weekly summary report vulnerabilities in 71 products from 51 vendors including Checkpoint, Microsoft, Redhat, IBM, and Suse. Vulnerabilities are notably categorized as "Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls", "Information Exposure", and "Race Condition".

  • 54 reported vulnerabilities are remotely exploitables.
  • 68 reported vulnerabilities are exploitable by an anonymous user.
  • Checkpoint has the most reported vulnerabilities, with 7 reported vulnerabilities.
  • Mobius has the most reported critical vulnerabilities, with 3 reported vulnerabilities.

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Vulnerability Details

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

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11 Critical Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0854 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Office 2000

When a Microsoft Office 2000 document is launched, the directory of that document is first used to locate DLL's such as riched20.dll and msi.dll, which could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary commands by inserting a Trojan Horse DLL into the same directory as the document.

10.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0848 IBM Unspecified vulnerability in IBM Websphere Application Server 3.0.2

Buffer overflow in IBM WebSphere web application server (WAS) allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a long Host: request header.

10.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0844 Caldera
Immunix
Conectiva
SGI
Debian
IBM
Mandrakesoft
Redhat
Slackware
SUN
Suse
Trustix
Turbolinux
Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls vulnerability in multiple products

Some functions that implement the locale subsystem on Unix do not properly cleanse user-injected format strings, which allows local attackers to execute arbitrary commands via functions such as gettext and catopen.

10.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0843 Dave Airlie
Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton
Buffer Overflow vulnerability in NT Authentication PAM Modules

Buffer overflow in pam_smb and pam_ntdom pluggable authentication modules (PAM) allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a login with a long user name.

10.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0841 Davide Libenzi Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Davide Libenzi Xmail 0.58

Buffer overflow in XMail POP3 server before version 0.59 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a long APOP command.

10.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0840 Davide Libenzi Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Davide Libenzi Xmail 0.58

Buffer overflow in XMail POP3 server before version 0.59 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a long USER command.

10.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0833 Jack DE Winter Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Jack De Winter Winsmtp 1.6F/2.X

Buffer overflow in WinSMTP 1.06f and 2.X allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a long (1) USER or (2) HELO command.

10.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0828 Mobius Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Mobius Documentdirect for the Internet 1.2

Buffer overflow in ddicgi.exe in Mobius DocumentDirect for the Internet 1.2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a long User-Agent parameter.

10.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0827 Mobius Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Mobius Documentdirect for the Internet 1.2

Buffer overflow in the web authorization form of Mobius DocumentDirect for the Internet 1.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or execute arbitrary commands via a long username.

10.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0826 Mobius Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Mobius Documentdirect for the Internet 1.2

Buffer overflow in ddicgi.exe program in Mobius DocumentDirect for the Internet 1.2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a long GET request.

10.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0812 SUN Unspecified vulnerability in SUN Java System web Server

The administration module in Sun Java web server allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands by uploading Java code to the module and invoke the com.sun.server.http.pagecompile.jsp92.JspServlet by requesting a URL that begins with a /servlet/ tag.

10.0

20 High Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0878 Ranson Johnson Unspecified vulnerability in Ranson Johnson Mailto CGI Script

The mailto CGI script allows remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in the emailadd form field.

7.5
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0870 Khamil Landross AND Zack Jones Unspecified vulnerability in Khamil Landross and Zack Jones Eftp 2.0.4.281

Buffer overflow in EFTP allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a long string.

7.5
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0857 Sebastian Kienzl Unspecified vulnerability in Sebastian Kienzl MUH 2.05D

The logging capability in muh 2.05d IRC server does not properly cleanse user-injected format strings, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or execute arbitrary commands via a malformed nickname.

7.5
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0856 Xs4All Data Unspecified vulnerability in Xs4All Data Xs4All Data Sunftp 1.0Build9

Buffer overflow in SunFTP build 9(1) allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly execute arbitrary commands via a long GET request.

7.5
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0850 Netegrity Unspecified vulnerability in Netegrity Siteminder 3.6/4.0

Netegrity SiteMinder before 4.11 allows remote attackers to bypass its authentication mechanism by appending "$/FILENAME.ext" (where ext is .ccc, .class, or .jpg) to the requested URL.

7.5
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0847 University OF Washington Unspecified vulnerability in University of Washington Imap and Pine

Buffer overflow in University of Washington c-client library (used by pine and other programs) allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a long X-Keywords header.

7.5
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0846 Ashley Montanaro Unspecified vulnerability in Ashley Montanaro Darxite 0.4

Buffer overflow in Darxite 0.4 and earlier allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands via a long username or password.

7.5
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0836 Broadgun Software Remote Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Broadgun Software Camshot Webcam 2.6Trialversion

Buffer overflow in CamShot WebCam Trial2.6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a long Authorization header.

7.5
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0834 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Windows 2000

The Windows 2000 telnet client attempts to perform NTLM authentication by default, which allows remote attackers to capture and replay the NTLM challenge/response via a telnet:// URL that points to the malicious server, aka the "Windows 2000 Telnet Client NTLM Authentication" vulnerability.

7.5
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0831 Fastream Unspecified vulnerability in Fastream Ftp++ Server 2.0

Buffer overflow in Fastream FTP++ 2.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary commands via a long username.

7.5
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0808 Checkpoint Unspecified vulnerability in Checkpoint Firewall-1 3.0/4.0/4.1

The seed generation mechanism in the inter-module S/Key authentication mechanism in Check Point VPN-1/FireWall-1 4.1 and earlier allows remote attackers to bypass authentication via a brute force attack, aka "One-time (s/key) Password Authentication."

7.5
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0807 Checkpoint Unspecified vulnerability in Checkpoint Firewall-1 3.0/4.0/4.1

The OPSEC communications authentication mechanism (fwn1) in Check Point VPN-1/FireWall-1 4.1 and earlier allows remote attackers to spoof connections, aka the "OPSEC Authentication Vulnerability."

7.5
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0805 Checkpoint Unspecified vulnerability in Checkpoint Firewall-1 3.0/4.0/4.1

Check Point VPN-1/FireWall-1 4.1 and earlier improperly retransmits encapsulated FWS packets, even if they do not come from a valid FWZ client, aka "Retransmission of Encapsulated Packets."

7.5
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0804 Checkpoint Unspecified vulnerability in Checkpoint Firewall-1 3.0/4.0/4.1

Check Point VPN-1/FireWall-1 4.1 and earlier allows remote attackers to bypass the directionality check via fragmented TCP connection requests or reopening closed TCP connection requests, aka "One-way Connection Enforcement Bypass."

7.5
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0867 Debian
Mandrakesoft
Redhat
Slackware
Trustix
Kernel logging daemon (klogd) in Linux does not properly cleanse user-injected format strings, which allows local users to gain root privileges by triggering malformed kernel messages.
7.2
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0865 Tridia Unspecified vulnerability in Tridia Doublevision 3.07.00

Buffer overflow in dvtermtype in Tridia Double Vision 3.07.00 allows local users to gain root privileges via a long terminal type argument.

7.2
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0863 Listmanager Unspecified vulnerability in Listmanager Linux

Buffer overflow in listmanager earlier than 2.105.1 allows local users to gain additional privileges.

7.2
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0861 GNU Unspecified vulnerability in GNU Mailman 1.1

Mailman 1.1 allows list administrators to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in the %(listname) macro expansion.

7.2
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0852 Freebsd Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Freebsd 3.0/4.0/5.0

Multiple buffer overflows in eject on FreeBSD and possibly other OSes allows local users to gain root privileges.

7.2
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0824 GNU Unspecified vulnerability in GNU Glibc 2.1.1

The unsetenv function in glibc 2.1.1 does not properly unset an environmental variable if the variable is provided twice to a program, which could allow local users to execute arbitrary commands in setuid programs by specifying their own duplicate environmental variables such as LD_PRELOAD or LD_LIBRARY_PATH.

7.2

30 Medium Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0862 Allaire Unspecified vulnerability in Allaire Spectra 1.0.1

Vulnerability in an administrative interface utility for Allaire Spectra 1.0.1 allows remote attackers to read and modify sensitive configuration information.

6.4
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0845 Digital Unspecified vulnerability in Digital Unix 4.0F

kdebug daemon (kdebugd) in Digital Unix 4.0F allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files by specifying the full file name in the initialization packet.

6.4
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0864 Gnome Race Condition vulnerability in Gnome Esound 0.2.19

Race condition in the creation of a Unix domain socket in GNOME esound 0.2.19 and earlier allows a local user to change the permissions of arbitrary files and directories, and gain additional privileges, via a symlink attack.

6.2
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0883 Mandrakesoft Unspecified vulnerability in Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 6.1/7.0/7.1

The default configuration of mod_perl for Apache as installed on Mandrake Linux 6.1 through 7.1 sets the /perl/ directory to be browseable, which allows remote attackers to list the contents of that directory.

5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0882 Intel Unspecified vulnerability in Intel products

Intel Express 500 series switches allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service via a malformed ICMP packet, which causes the CPU to crash.

5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0877 Ranson Johnson Unspecified vulnerability in Ranson Johnson Mailform 2.0

mailform.pl CGI script in MailForm 2.0 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files by specifying the file name in the XX-attach_file parameter, which MailForm then sends to the attacker.

5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0876 Texas Imperial Software Information Exposure vulnerability in Texas Imperial Software Wftpd and Wftpd PRO

WFTPD and WFTPD Pro 2.41 RC12 allows remote attackers to obtain the full pathname of the server via a "%C" command, which generates an error message that includes the pathname.

5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0875 Texas Imperial Software Unspecified vulnerability in Texas Imperial Software Wftpd and Wftpd PRO

WFTPD and WFTPD Pro 2.41 RC12 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service by sending a long string of unprintable characters.

5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0874 Qualcomm Unspecified vulnerability in Qualcomm Eudora 4.2/4.3

Eudora mail client includes the absolute path of the sender's host within a virtual card (VCF).

5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0872 Nathan Purciful Directory Traversal vulnerability in Nathan Purciful PHPphotoalbum 0.9.9

explorer.php in PhotoAlbum 0.9.9 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a ..

5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0871 Khamil Landross AND Zack Jones Unspecified vulnerability in Khamil Landross and Zack Jones Eftp 2.0.4.281

Buffer overflow in EFTP allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service by sending a string that does not contain a newline, then disconnecting from the server.

5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0869 Apache
Suse
The default configuration of Apache 1.3.12 in SuSE Linux 6.4 enables WebDAV, which allows remote attackers to list arbitrary directories via the PROPFIND HTTP request method.
5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0868 Apache
Suse
The default configuration of Apache 1.3.12 in SuSE Linux 6.4 allows remote attackers to read source code for CGI scripts by replacing the /cgi-bin/ in the requested URL with /cgi-bin-sdb/.
5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0860 PHP Unspecified vulnerability in PHP

The file upload capability in PHP versions 3 and 4 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files by setting hidden form fields whose names match the names of internal PHP script variables.

5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0859 Gordano Unspecified vulnerability in Gordano Ntmail 5.0/6.0

The web configuration server for NTMail V5 and V6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a series of partial HTTP requests.

5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0858 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Information Server and Windows NT

Vulnerability in Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service in IIS by sending it a series of malformed requests which cause INETINFO.EXE to fail, aka the "Invalid URL" vulnerability.

5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0855 Xs4All Data Denial of Service vulnerability in Xs4All Data Xs4All Data Sunftp 1.0Build9

SunFTP build 9(1) allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service by connecting to the server and disconnecting before sending a newline.

5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0853 Yabb Unspecified vulnerability in Yabb 20000901

YaBB Bulletin Board 9.1.2000 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a ..

5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0842 SCO Unspecified vulnerability in SCO Unixware 7.0

The search97cgi/vtopic" in the UnixWare 7 scohelphttp webserver allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a ..

5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0839 Ipswitch Unspecified vulnerability in Ipswitch Wincom LPD 1.00.90

WinCOM LPD 1.00.90 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a large number of LPD options to the LPD port (515).

5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0838 Fastream Unspecified vulnerability in Fastream FUR Http Server 1.0B

Fastream FUR HTTP server 1.0b allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a long GET request.

5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0837 Deerfield Unspecified vulnerability in Deerfield FTP Serv-U 2.5E

FTP Serv-U 2.5e allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service by sending a large number of null bytes.

5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0835 Sambar Unspecified vulnerability in Sambar Server 4.3/4.4

search.dll Sambar ISAPI Search utility in Sambar Server 4.4 Beta 3 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary directories by specifying the directory in the query parameter.

5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0832 Oscar Nierstrasz Unspecified vulnerability in Oscar Nierstrasz Htgrep

Htgrep CGI program allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files by specifying the full pathname in the hdr parameter.

5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0830 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Webtv

annclist.exe in webTV for Windows allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service by via a large, malformed UDP packet to ports 22701 through 22705.

5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0825 Ipswitch Unspecified vulnerability in Ipswitch Imail 6.00

Ipswitch Imail 6.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a large number of connections in which a long Host: header is sent, which causes a thread to crash.

5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0813 Checkpoint Unspecified vulnerability in Checkpoint Firewall-1 3.0/4.0/4.1

Check Point VPN-1/FireWall-1 4.1 and earlier allows remote attackers to redirect FTP connections to other servers ("FTP Bounce") via invalid FTP commands that are processed improperly by FireWall-1, aka "FTP Connection Enforcement Bypass."

5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0809 Checkpoint Unspecified vulnerability in Checkpoint Firewall-1 3.0/4.0/4.1

Buffer overflow in Getkey in the protocol checker in the inter-module communication mechanism in Check Point VPN-1/FireWall-1 4.1 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service.

5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0806 Checkpoint Unspecified vulnerability in Checkpoint Firewall-1 3.0/4.0/4.1

The inter-module authentication mechanism (fwa1) in Check Point VPN-1/FireWall-1 4.1 and earlier may allow remote attackers to conduct a denial of service, aka "Inter-module Communications Bypass."

5.0
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0851 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Windows 2000

Buffer overflow in the Still Image Service in Windows 2000 allows local users to gain additional privileges via a long WM_USER message, aka the "Still Image Service Privilege Escalation" vulnerability.

4.6

7 Low Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0880 Plus Technologies Unspecified vulnerability in Plus Technologies Lpplus 3.2.2/3.3

LPPlus creates the lpdprocess file with world-writeable permissions, which allows local users to kill arbitrary processes by specifying an alternate process ID and using the setuid dcclpdshut program to kill the process that was specified in the lpdprocess file.

3.6
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0849 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Windows Media Services 4.0/4.1

Race condition in Microsoft Windows Media server allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service in the Windows Media Unicast Service via a malformed request, aka the "Unicast Service Race Condition" vulnerability.

2.6
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0881 Plus Technologies Unspecified vulnerability in Plus Technologies Lpplus 3.2.2/3.3

The dccscan setuid program in LPPlus does not properly check if the user has the permissions to print the file that is specified to dccscan, which allows local users to print arbitrary files.

2.1
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0879 Plus Technologies Unspecified vulnerability in Plus Technologies Lpplus 3.2.2/3.3

LPPlus programs dccsched, dcclpdser, dccbkst, dccshut, dcclpdshut, and dccbkstshut are installed setuid root and world executable, which allows arbitrary local users to start and stop various LPD services.

2.1
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0873 IBM Unspecified vulnerability in IBM AIX

netstat in AIX 4.x.x does not properly restrict access to the -Zi option, which allows local users to clear network interface statistics and possibly hide evidence of unusual network activities.

2.1
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0866 Borland Software Denial of Service vulnerability in Borland Software Interbase Superserver 6.0

Interbase 6 SuperServer for Linux allows an attacker to cause a denial of service via a query containing 0 bytes.

2.1
2000-11-14 CVE-2000-0829 Redhat Unspecified vulnerability in Redhat Linux and Tmpwatch

The tmpwatch utility in Red Hat Linux forks a new process for each directory level, which allows local users to cause a denial of service by creating deeply nested directories in /tmp or /var/tmp/.

2.1