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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2000-0476
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:04:44
Published 01 Jun 2000 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2000-0476

Summary

xterm, Eterm, and rxvt allow an attacker to cause a denial of service by embedding certain escape characters which force the window to be resized.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Michael Jennings Eterm 0.8.10

  • Putty 0.48

  • Rxvt 2.6.1

  • Xfree86 Project X11r6 3.3.3

  • Xfree86 Project X11r6 4.0


References

BID - 1298

BUGTRAQ - 20000601 [rootshell.com] Xterm DoS Attack


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:44