CVE-1999-1478

Current Description

The Sun HotSpot Performance Engine VM allows a remote attacker to cause a denial of service on any server running HotSpot via a URL that includes the [ character.

Basic Data

PublishedJuly 06, 1999
Last ModifiedOctober 10, 2017
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score5.0
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score2.9
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
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftInternet Information Server3.0*******
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftInternet Information Server4.0*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Microsoft Internet Information Server 3.0, 4.0

References

NameSourceURLTags
19990706 Bug in SUN's Hotspot VMhttp://marc.info/?l=ntbugtraq&m=93138827429589&w=2NTBUGTRAQ
19990716 FW: (Review ID: 85125) Hotspot crashes bringing down webserverhttp://marc.info/?l=ntbugtraq&m=93240220324183&w=2NTBUGTRAQ
522http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/522BID
sun-hotspot-vm(2348)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/2348XF