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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2000-0655

Netscape Communicator 4.73 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or execute arbitrary commands via a JPEG image containing a comment with an illegal field length of 1.
Publish Date : 2000-07-25 Last Update Date : 2008-09-10
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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) Denial Of ServiceExecute Code
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 2000-07-24
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- Products Affected By CVE-2000-0655

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Mozilla M15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Netscape Communicator 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Netscape Communicator 4.05 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Netscape Communicator 4.5 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Netscape Communicator 4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Netscape Communicator 4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Netscape Communicator 4.06 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Netscape Communicator 4.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Netscape Communicator 4.07 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Netscape Communicator 4.08 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Netscape Communicator 4.51 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Netscape Communicator 4.61 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Netscape Communicator 4.72 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Netscape Communicator 4.73 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Mozilla 1
Netscape Communicator 13

- References For CVE-2000-0655

NETBSD NetBSD-SA2000-011
BUGTRAQ 20000801 MDKSA-2000:027-1 netscape update
BUGTRAQ 20000810 Conectiva Linux Security Announcement - netscape
SUSE 20000823 Security Hole in Netscape, Versions 4.x, possibly others
BID 1503 Netscape Communicator JPEG-Comment Heap Overwrite Vulnerability Release Date:2000-07-25
REDHAT RHSA-2000:046
TURBO TLSA2000017-1
BUGTRAQ 20000724 JPEG COM Marker Processing Vulnerability in Netscape Browsers

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2000-0655

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