CVE-2000-1040

Current Description

Format string vulnerability in logging function of ypbind 3.3, while running in debug mode, leaks file descriptors and allows an attacker to cause a denial of service.

Basic Data

PublishedDecember 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:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score10.0
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score10.0
Obtain All Privilegetrue
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
    2.3OSSuseSuse Linux6.2*******
    2.3OSSuseSuse Linux6.3*******
    2.3OSSuseSuse Linux6.4*******
    2.3OSSuseSuse Linux7.0*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Suse Suse Linux 6.2, 6.3, 6.4, 7.0

References

NameSourceURLTags
20001025 Immunix OS Security Update for ypbind packagehttp://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-10/0356.htmlBUGTRAQ
20001030 Trustix Security Advisory - ping gnupg ypbindhttp://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-10/0429.htmlBUGTRAQ
SuSE-SA:2000:042http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/linux/suse/2000-q4/0262.htmlSUSE
CSSA-2000-039.0http://www.calderasystems.com/support/security/advisories/CSSA-2000-039.0.txtCALDERA
20001014 nis: local exploithttp://www.debian.org/security/2000/20001014DEBIAN
MDKSA-2000:064http://www.linux-mandrake.com/en/security/MDKSA-2000-064.php3?dis=7.1MANDRAKE
RHSA-2000:086http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2000-086.htmlREDHAT
1820http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1820BIDPATCH Vendor Advisory
ypbind-printf-format-string(5394)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/5394XF