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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2000-0676

Netscape Communicator and Navigator 4.04 through 4.74 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files by using a Java applet to open a connection to a URL using the "file", "http", "https", and "ftp" protocols, as demonstrated by Brown Orifice.
Publish Date : 2000-10-20 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 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

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat 2000-08-03
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- Products Affected By CVE-2000-0676

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Netscape Communicator 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Netscape Communicator 4.04 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Netscape Communicator 4.5 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Netscape Communicator 4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Netscape Communicator 4.05 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Netscape Communicator 4.06 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Netscape Communicator 4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Netscape Communicator 4.07 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Netscape Communicator 4.08 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Netscape Communicator 4.51 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Netscape Communicator 4.61 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Netscape Communicator 4.72 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Netscape Communicator 4.73 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Netscape Communicator 4.74 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Netscape Communicator 14

- References For CVE-2000-0676
BUGTRAQ 20000804 Dangerous Java/Netscape Security Hole
BUGTRAQ 20000810 MDKSA-2000:033 Netscape Java vulnerability
BUGTRAQ 20000818 Conectiva Linux Security Announcement - netscape
BUGTRAQ 20000821 MDKSA-2000:036 - netscape update
CALDERA CSSA-2000-027.1
SUSE 20000823 Security Hole in Netscape, Versions 4.x, possibly others
BID 1546 Netscape Communicator URL Read Vulnerability Release Date:2000-08-03
REDHAT RHSA-2000:054
CERT CA-2000-15

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2000-0676

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