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Vulnerability Score 4.6 4.6
CVE Id CVE-2002-1184
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:14:01
Published 12 Nov 2002 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



The system root folder of Microsoft Windows 2000 has default permissions of Everyone group with Full access (Everyone:F) and is in the search path when locating programs during login or application launch from the desktop, which could allow attackers to gain privileges as other users via Trojan horse programs.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows 2000

  • Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0


MS - MS02-064

XF - win2k-partition-weak-permissions(9779)

BID - 5415

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:14