CVE-2000-1006

Current Description

Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5 does not properly handle a MIME header with a blank charset specified, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a charset="" command, aka the "Malformed MIME Header" vulnerability.

Basic Data

PublishedDecember 11, 2000
Last ModifiedApril 09, 2020
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-noinfo
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
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftExchange Server5.5-******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5

References

NameSourceURLTags
1869http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1869BIDExploit Patch Third Party Advisory VDB Entry Vendor Advisory
MS00-082https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2000/ms00-082MSPatch Vendor Advisory
ms-exchange-mime-dos(5448)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/5448XFVDB Entry