CVE-2000-0406

Current Description

Netscape Communicator before version 4.73 and Navigator 4.07 do not properly validate SSL certificates, which allows remote attackers to steal information by redirecting traffic from a legitimate web server to their own malicious server, aka the "Acros-Suencksen SSL" vulnerability.

Basic Data

PublishedMay 10, 2000
Last ModifiedSeptember 10, 2008
Assignercve@mitre.org
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:N/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityHIGH
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Base Score2.6
SeverityLOW
Exploitability Score4.9
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
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.0*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.05*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.5*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.5_beta*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.06*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.6*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.07*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.7*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.51*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.61*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.72*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Netscape Communicator 4.0, 4.05, 4.06, 4.07, 4.5, 4.51, 4.5_beta, 4.6, 4.61, 4.7, 4.72

References

NameSourceURLTags
http://www.acrossecurity.com/aspr/ASPR-2000-04-06-1-PUB.txthttp://www.acrossecurity.com/aspr/ASPR-2000-04-06-1-PUB.txtMISC
CA-2000-05http://www.cert.org/advisories/CA-2000-05.htmlCERTThird Party Advisory US Government Resource
RHSA-2000:028http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2000-028.htmlREDHAT
1188http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1188BID