Lumension® Endpoint Intelligence Center

Intelligence Center » Browse All Vulnerabilities » CVE-2000-0420

Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2000-0420
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:04:37
Published 11 May 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-2000-0420

Summary

The default configuration of SYSKEY in Windows 2000 stores the startup key in the registry, which could allow an attacker tor ecover it and use it to decrypt Encrypted File System (EFS) data.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows 2000


References

BID - 1198

NTBUGTRAQ - 20000511 ISS SAVANT Advisory 00/26


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:42