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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2000-0112
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:02:55
Published 02 Feb 2000 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2000-0112

Summary

The default installation of Debian GNU/Linux uses an insecure Master Boot Record (MBR) which allows a local user to boot from a floppy disk during the installation.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Debian Linux 2.0

  • Debian Linux 2.1

  • Debian Linux 2.2


References

BID - 960

BUGTRAQ - 20000202 vulnerability in Linux Debian default boot configuration


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:34