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Vulnerability Score 2.1 2.1
CVE Id CVE-2001-0373
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:23:56
Published 18 Jun 2001 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



The default configuration of the Dr. Watson program in Windows NT and Windows 2000 generates user.dmp crash dump files with world-readable permissions, which could allow a local user to gain access to sensitive information.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows 2000

  • Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0


BID - 2501

XF - win-userdmp-insecure-permission(6275)

OSVDB - 5683

BUGTRAQ - 20010323 NT crash dump files insecure by default

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:14