CVE-1999-1577

Current Description

Buffer overflow in HHOpen ActiveX control (hhopen.ocx) 1.0.0.1 for Internet Explorer 4.01 and 5 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via long arguments to the OpenHelp method.

Basic Data

PublishedOctober 31, 1999
Last ModifiedJuly 11, 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:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityHIGH
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score5.1
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score4.9
Impact Score6.4
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
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftIe4.0.1*******
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftIe5.0*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Microsoft Ie 4.0.1, 5.0

References

NameSourceURLTags
VU#29795http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/29795CERT-VNUS Government Resource
19990924 Several ActiveX Buffer Overrunshttp://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/28719BUGTRAQ
669http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/669BID
ie-hhopen-bo(3314)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/3314XF