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Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-1999-1455
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:19:33
Published 31 Dec 1999 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



RSH service utility RSHSVC in Windows NT 3.5 through 4.0 does not properly restrict access as specified in the .Rhosts file when a user comes from an authorized host, which could allow unauthorized users to access the service by logging in from an authorized host.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0


MSKB - Q158320

XF - nt-rshsvc-ale-bypass(7422)

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:26