CVE-1999-1556

Current Description

Microsoft SQL Server 6.5 uses weak encryption for the password for the SQLExecutiveCmdExec account and stores it in an accessible portion of the registry, which could allow local users to gain privileges by reading and decrypting the CmdExecAccount value.

Basic Data

PublishedJune 29, 1998
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:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.2
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score10.0
Obtain All Privilegetrue
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
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftSql Server6.5*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Microsoft Sql Server 6.5

References

NameSourceURLTags
19980629 MS SQL Server 6.5 stores password in unprotected registry keyshttp://marc.info/?l=ntbugtraq&m=90222453431645&w=2NTBUGTRAQ
109http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/109BIDVendor Advisory
mssql-sqlexecutivecmdexec-password(7354)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/7354XF