CVE-2000-0676

Current Description

Netscape Communicator and Navigator 4.04 through 4.74 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files by using a Java applet to open a connection to a URL using the "file", "http", "https", and "ftp" protocols, as demonstrated by Brown Orifice.

Basic Data

PublishedOctober 20, 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:P/I:N/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
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
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.0*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.04*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.05*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.5*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.5_beta*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.06*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.6*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.07*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.08*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.51*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.61*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.72*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.73*******
    2.3ApplicationNetscapeCommunicator4.74*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Netscape Communicator 4.0, 4.04, 4.05, 4.06, 4.07, 4.08, 4.5, 4.51, 4.5_beta, 4.6, 4.61, 4.72, 4.73, 4.74

References

NameSourceURLTags
FreeBSD-SA-00:39ftp://ftp.FreeBSD.org/pub/FreeBSD/CERT/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-00:39.netscape.ascFREEBSD
20000804 Dangerous Java/Netscape Security Holehttp://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-08/0019.htmlBUGTRAQ
20000810 MDKSA-2000:033 Netscape Java vulnerabilityhttp://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-08/0115.htmlBUGTRAQ
20000818 Conectiva Linux Security Announcement - netscapehttp://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-08/0236.htmlBUGTRAQ
20000821 MDKSA-2000:036 - netscape updatehttp://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-08/0265.htmlBUGTRAQ
CSSA-2000-027.1http://www.calderasystems.com/support/security/advisories/CSSA-2000-027.1.txtCALDERA
CA-2000-15http://www.cert.org/advisories/CA-2000-15.htmlCERTPatch Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
20000823 Security Hole in Netscape, Versions 4.x, possibly othershttp://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/suse_security_announce_60.htmlSUSE
RHSA-2000:054http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2000-054.htmlREDHAT
1546http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1546BIDExploit Patch Vendor Advisory