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Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2000-0168
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:03:08
Published 04 Mar 2000 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



Microsoft Windows 9x operating systems allow an attacker to cause a denial of service via a pathname that includes file device names, aka the "DOS Device in Path Name" vulnerability.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows 95

  • Microsoft Windows 98

  • Microsoft Windows 98se


BUGTRAQ - 20000306 con\con is a old thing (anyway is cool)

MS - MS00-017

BID - 1043

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:35