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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2000-0947

Format string vulnerability in cfd daemon in GNU CFEngine before 1.6.0a11 allows attackers to execute arbitrary commands via format characters in the CAUTH command.
Publish Date : 2000-12-19 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
10.0
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2000-0947

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application GNU Cfengine 1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application GNU Cfengine 1.5.3-4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application GNU Cfengine 1.6 A10 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
GNU Cfengine 3

- References For CVE-2000-0947

ftp://ftp.NetBSD.ORG/pub/NetBSD/misc/security/advisories/NetBSD-SA2000-013.txt.asc
NETBSD NetBSD-SA2000-013
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-10/0004.html
BUGTRAQ 20001002 Very probable remote root vulnerability in cfengine
http://xforce.iss.net/static/5630.php
XF cfengine-cfd-format-string
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1757
BID 1757 Multiple Vendor Cfengine Format String Vulnerability Release Date:2000-10-01
http://www.linux-mandrake.com/en/security/MDKSA-2000-061.php3?dis=7.1
MANDRAKE MDKSA-2000:061

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2000-0947

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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