Current Description

Windows 2000 and Windows NT allows local users to cause a denial of service (reboot) by executing a command at the command prompt and pressing the F7 and enter keys several times while the command is executing, possibly related to an exception handling error in csrss.exe.

Basic Data

PublishedJuly 27, 2001
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:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score2.1
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score2.9
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 Nt4.0*workstation*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0sp1workstation*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0sp2workstation*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0sp3workstation*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0sp4workstation*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0sp5workstation*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0sp6workstation*****
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0sp6aworkstation*****

Vulnerable Software List

Microsoft Windows 2000 *
Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0


20010729 Re: w2k dos
20010730 RE: bug w2k
20010727 bug w2k Vendor Advisory
20010731 NT TS / Win 2K and F7 - Enter bug
20010801 F7-Enter bug details & workaround