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Vulnerability Details : CVE-1999-1033

Microsoft Outlook Express before 4.72.3612.1700 allows a malicious user to send a message that contains a .., which can inadvertently cause Outlook to re-enter POP3 command mode and cause the POP3 session to hang.
Publish Date : 1999-05-11 Last Update Date : 2016-10-17
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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-1999-1033

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 4.27.3110.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 4.72.3120.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 4.72.3612.1700 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Outlook Express 3

- References For CVE-1999-1033
BUGTRAQ 19990512 Outlook Express Win98 bug, addition.
BID 252 Outlook Express POP Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-11
BUGTRAQ 19990511 Outlook Express Win98 bug

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-1999-1033

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