Current Description

The default configuration for the domain name resolver for Microsoft Windows 98, NT 4.0, 2000, and XP sets the QueryIpMatching parameter to 0, which causes Windows to accept DNS updates from hosts that it did not query, which allows remote attackers to poison the DNS cache.

Basic Data

PublishedApril 14, 2000
Last ModifiedApril 30, 2019
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
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.


  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows 2000********
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows 2000*sp1******
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows 2000*sp2******
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows 2000*sp3******
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows 2000*sp4******
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows 98*gold******
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows 98se********
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0*******
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0*alpha*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0sp1******
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0sp1alpha*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0sp2******
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0sp2alpha*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0sp3******
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0sp3alpha*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0sp4******
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0sp4alpha*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0sp5******
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0sp5alpha*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0sp6******
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0sp6alpha*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0sp6a******
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0sp6aalpha*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Xp**home*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Xp**media_center*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Xp*goldprofessional*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Xp*sp1home*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Xp*sp1media_center*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Xp*sp2home*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Xp*sp2media_center*****

Vulnerable Software List

Microsoft Windows Xp *
Microsoft Windows 98 *
Microsoft Windows 2000 *
Microsoft Windows 98se *
Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0


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