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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-2000-0787
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:05:50
Published 20 Oct 2000 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2000-0787

Summary

IRC Xchat client versions 1.4.2 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands by encoding shell metacharacters into a URL which XChat uses to launch a web browser.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Xchat 1.2.1

  • Xchat 1.3.10

  • Xchat 1.3.11

  • Xchat 1.3.12

  • Xchat 1.3.13

  • Xchat 1.3.9

  • Xchat 1.4

  • Xchat 1.4.1

  • Xchat 1.4.2

  • Xchat 1.5.6

  • Xchat 1.5.xdev


References

BID - 1601

BUGTRAQ - 20000825 Conectiva Linux Security Announcement - xchat

BUGTRAQ - 20000824 MDKSA-2000:039 - xchat update

BUGTRAQ - 20000817 XChat URL handler vulnerabilty

REDHAT - RHSA-2000:055


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:52