CVE-2000-0655

Current Description

Netscape Communicator 4.73 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or execute arbitrary commands via a JPEG image containing a comment with an illegal field length of 1.

Basic Data

PublishedJuly 25, 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:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score5.0
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score10.0
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
    2.3ApplicationMozillaMozillam15*******
    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*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.08*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.51*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.61*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.72*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.73*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Mozilla Mozilla m15
Netscape Communicator 4.0, 4.05, 4.06, 4.07, 4.08, 4.5, 4.51, 4.5_beta, 4.6, 4.61, 4.7, 4.72, 4.73

References

NameSourceURLTags
FreeBSD-SA-00:39ftp://ftp.FreeBSD.org/pub/FreeBSD/CERT/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-00:39.netscape.ascFREEBSD
NetBSD-SA2000-011ftp://ftp.NetBSD.ORG/pub/NetBSD/misc/security/advisories/NetBSD-SA2000-011.txt.ascNETBSD
20000801 MDKSA-2000:027-1 netscape updatehttp://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-07/0456.htmlBUGTRAQ
20000810 Conectiva Linux Security Announcement - netscapehttp://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-08/0116.htmlBUGTRAQ
20000823 Security Hole in Netscape, Versions 4.x, possibly othershttp://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/suse_security_announce_60.htmlSUSE
RHSA-2000:046http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2000-046.htmlREDHAT
1503http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1503BID
20000724 JPEG COM Marker Processing Vulnerability in Netscape Browsershttp://www.securityfocus.com/frames/?content=/templates/archive.pike%3Flist%3D1%26msg%3D200007242356BUGTRAQExploit Patch Vendor Advisory
TLSA2000017-1http://www.turbolinux.com/pipermail/tl-security-announce/2000-August/000016.htmlTURBO