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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2000-0676
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:05:34
Published 20 Oct 2000 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2000-0676

Summary

Netscape Communicator and Navigator 4.04 through 4.74 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files by using a Java applet to open a connection to a URL using the "file", "http", "https", and "ftp" protocols, as demonstrated by Brown Orifice.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Netscape Communicator 4.0

  • Netscape Communicator 4.04

  • Netscape Communicator 4.05

  • Netscape Communicator 4.06

  • Netscape Communicator 4.07

  • Netscape Communicator 4.08

  • Netscape Communicator 4.5

  • Netscape Communicator 4.5 Beta

  • Netscape Communicator 4.51

  • Netscape Communicator 4.6

  • Netscape Communicator 4.61

  • Netscape Communicator 4.72

  • Netscape Communicator 4.73

  • Netscape Communicator 4.74


References

CERT - CA-2000-15

BID - 1546

REDHAT - RHSA-2000:054

SUSE - 20000823 Security Hole in Netscape, Versions 4.x, possibly others

CALDERA - CSSA-2000-027.1

BUGTRAQ - 20000821 MDKSA-2000:036 - netscape update

BUGTRAQ - 20000818 Conectiva Linux Security Announcement - netscape

BUGTRAQ - 20000810 MDKSA-2000:033 Netscape Java vulnerability

BUGTRAQ - 20000804 Dangerous Java/Netscape Security Hole

FREEBSD - FreeBSD-SA-00:39


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:49