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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2000-0585

ISC DHCP client program dhclient allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters.
Publish Date : 2000-06-24 Last Update Date : 2008-09-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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-2000-0585

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application ISC Dhcp Client 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application ISC Dhcp Client 3.0b1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
ISC Dhcp Client 2

- References For CVE-2000-0585

NETBSD NetBSD-SA2000-008
BUGTRAQ 20000702 [Security Announce] dhcp update
DEBIAN 20000628 dhcp client: remote root exploit in dhcp client
SUSE 20000711 Security Hole in dhclient < 2.0
BID 1388 ISC DHCP Client Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2000-06-24
XF openbsd-isc-dhcp
BUGTRAQ 20000624 Possible root exploit in ISC DHCP client.

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2000-0585

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