CVE-2000-0650

Current Description

The default installation of VirusScan 4.5 and NetShield 4.5 has insecure permissions for the registry key that identifies the AutoUpgrade directory, which allows local users to execute arbitrary commands by replacing SETUP.EXE in that directory with a Trojan Horse.

Basic Data

PublishedJuly 11, 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
    2.3ApplicationNetwork AssociatesNetshield4.5*******
    2.3ApplicationNetwork AssociatesVirusscan4.5*windows_nt*****

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Network Associates Virusscan 4.5
Network Associates Netshield 4.5

References

NameSourceURLTags
20000711 Potential Vulnerability in McAfee Netshield and VirusScan 4.5http://www.ntbugtraq.com/default.asp?pid=36&sid=1&A2=ind0007&L=ntbugtraq&F=&S=&P=2753NTBUGTRAQPatch Vendor Advisory
1458http://www.osvdb.org/1458OSVDB
4200http://www.osvdb.org/4200OSVDB
1458http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1458BIDPatch Vendor Advisory
nai-virusscan-netshield-autoupgrade(5177)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/5177XF