CVE-2000-0073

Current Description

Buffer overflow in Microsoft Rich Text Format (RTF) reader allows attackers to cause a denial of service via a malformed control word.

Basic Data

PublishedNovember 17, 1999
Last ModifiedOctober 12, 2018
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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
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows 2000********
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows 98*gold******
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Microsoft Windows 98 *
Microsoft Windows 2000 *
Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0

References

NameSourceURLTags
Q249973http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;[LN];Q249973MSKB
win-malformed-rtf-control-wordhttp://xforce.iss.net/search.php3?type=2&pattern=win-malformed-rtf-control-wordXF
MS00-005https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2000/ms00-005MS