CVE-2000-0502

Current Description

Mcafee VirusScan 4.03 does not properly restrict access to the alert text file before it is sent to the Central Alert Server, which allows local users to modify alerts in an arbitrary fashion.

Basic Data

PublishedJune 08, 2000
Last ModifiedOctober 10, 2017
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:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Base Score2.1
SeverityLOW
Exploitability Score3.9
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
    2.3ApplicationMcafeeVirusscan4.0.3*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Mcafee Virusscan 4.0.3

References

NameSourceURLTags
20000607 Mcafee Alerting DOS vulnerabilityhttp://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-06/0038.htmlBUGTRAQVendor Advisory
6287http://www.osvdb.org/6287OSVDB
1326http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1326BIDVendor Advisory
mcafee-alerting-dos(4641)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/4641XF