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Vulnerability Details : CVE-1999-1317

Windows NT 4.0 SP4 and earlier allows local users to gain privileges by modifying the symbolic link table in the \?? object folder using a different case letter (upper or lower) to point to a different device.
Publish Date : 1999-12-31 Last Update Date : 2017-10-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.6
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
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) Gain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-1999-1317

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows Nt * SP4 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows Nt 1

- References For CVE-1999-1317

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/7398
XF nt-symlink-case(7398)
http://marc.info/?l=ntbugtraq&m=92127046701349&w=2
NTBUGTRAQ 19990312 [ ALERT ] Case Sensitivity and Symbolic Links
http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/q222/1/59.asp
MSKB Q222159
http://marc.info/?l=ntbugtraq&m=92162979530341&w=2
NTBUGTRAQ 19990314 AW: [ ALERT ] Case Sensitivity and Symbolic Links

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-1999-1317

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


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