CVE-2000-0944

Current Description

CGI Script Center News Update 1.1 does not properly validate the original news administration password during a password change operation, which allows remote attackers to modify the password without knowing the original password.

Basic Data

PublishedDecember 19, 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: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 Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegetrue

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationCgi Script CenterNews Update1.1*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Cgi Script Center News Update 1.1

References

NameSourceURLTags
20001027 CGI-Bug: News Update 1.1 administration password bughttp://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-10/0402.htmlBUGTRAQVendor Advisory
1881http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1881BIDExploit Vendor Advisory
news-update-bypass-password(5433)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/5433XF