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Vulnerability Score 5.1 5.1
CVE Id CVE-2005-3170
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:53:38
Published 06 Oct 2005 06:02:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity HIGH
Authentication NONE



The LDAP client on Microsoft Windows 2000 before Update Rollup 1 for SP4 accepts certificates using LDAP Secure Sockets Layer (LDAPS) even when the Certificate Authority (CA) is not trusted, which could allow attackers to trick users into believing that they are accessing a trusted site.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows 2000


MSKB - 900345

MSKB - 883639

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:40:50