CVE-2000-0621

Current Description

Microsoft Outlook 98 and 2000, and Outlook Express 4.0x and 5.0x, allow remote attackers to read files on the client's system via a malformed HTML message that stores files outside of the cache, aka the "Cache Bypass" vulnerability.

Basic Data

PublishedJuly 20, 2000
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:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.5
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegetrue
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
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftOutlook97*******
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftOutlook98*******
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftOutlook2000*******
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftOutlook Express4.0*******
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftOutlook Express4.01*******
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftOutlook Express5.0*******
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftOutlook Express5.0.1*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Microsoft Outlook Express 4.0, 4.01, 5.0, 5.0.1
Microsoft Outlook 2000, 97, 98

References

NameSourceURLTags
CA-2000-14http://www.cert.org/advisories/CA-2000-14.htmlCERTPatch Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
1501http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1501BIDPatch Vendor Advisory
MS00-046https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2000/ms00-046MS
outlook-cache-bypass(5013)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/5013XF