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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2000-0406

Netscape Communicator before version 4.73 and Navigator 4.07 do not properly validate SSL certificates, which allows remote attackers to steal information by redirecting traffic from a legitimate web server to their own malicious server, aka the "Acros-Suencksen SSL" vulnerability.
Publish Date : 2000-05-10 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 High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied 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

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat 2000-05-12
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- Products Affected By CVE-2000-0406

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Netscape Communicator 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Netscape Communicator 4.05 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Netscape Communicator 4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Netscape Communicator 4.5 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Netscape Communicator 4.06 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Netscape Communicator 4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Netscape Communicator 4.07 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Netscape Communicator 4.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Netscape Communicator 4.51 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Netscape Communicator 4.61 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Netscape Communicator 4.72 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Netscape Communicator 11

- References For CVE-2000-0406
REDHAT RHSA-2000:028
CERT CA-2000-05
BID 1188 Netscape Navigator and Communicator Invalid SSL Certificate Warning Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2000-05-10

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2000-0406

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