CVE-1999-0387

Current Description

A legacy credential caching mechanism used in Windows 95 and Windows 98 systems allows attackers to read plaintext network passwords.

Basic Data

PublishedNovember 29, 1999
Last ModifiedOctober 12, 2018
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeCWE-255
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.8
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score6.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows 95********
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows 98*gold******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Microsoft Windows 98 *
Microsoft Windows 95 *

References

NameSourceURLTags
Q168115http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;[LN];Q168115MSKB
829http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/829BID
MS99-052https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/1999/ms99-052MS