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Vulnerability Details : CVE-1999-1225

rpc.mountd on Linux, Ultrix, and possibly other operating systems, allows remote attackers to determine the existence of a file on the server by attempting to mount that file, which generates different error messages depending on whether the file exists or not.
Publish Date : 1997-08-24 Last Update Date : 2008-09-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-1999-1225

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Digital Ultrix Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Linux Linux Kernel Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Netbsd Netbsd 2.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Openbsd Openbsd Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS SUN Solaris Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Digital Ultrix 1
Linux Linux Kernel 1
Netbsd Netbsd 1
Openbsd Openbsd 1
SUN Solaris 1

- References For CVE-1999-1225
XF mountd-file-exists(347)
BUGTRAQ 19970824 Serious security flaw in rpc.mountd on several operating systems.

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-1999-1225

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