Current Description

Buffer overflow in O'Reilly WebSite Professional web server 2.4 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a long GET request or Referrer header.

Basic Data

PublishedJuly 17, 2000
Last ModifiedSeptember 10, 2008
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:C/I:C/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score10.0
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score10.0
Obtain All Privilegetrue
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.


  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationOreillyWebsite Professional2.3.18*******
    2.3ApplicationOreillyWebsite Professional2.4*******
    2.3ApplicationOreillyWebsite Professional2.4.9*******

Vulnerable Software List

Oreilly Website Professional 2.3.18, 2.4, 2.4.9


20000719 Alert: Buffer Overrun is O'Reilly WebsitePro httpd32.exe (CISADV000717) Vendor Advisory
1492 PATCH Vendor Advisory