Vulnerability Name:

CVE-1999-1189 (CCN-7884)

Assigned:1999-11-24
Published:1999-11-24
Updated:2017-10-10
Summary:Buffer overflow in Netscape Navigator/Communicator 4.7 for Windows 95 and Windows 98 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service, and possibly execute arbitrary commands, via a long argument after the ? character in a URL that references an .asp, .cgi, .html, or .pl file.
CVSS v3 Severity:7.3 High (CCN CVSS v3.1 Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L)
Exploitability Metrics:Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope:Scope (S): Unchanged
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): Low
Integrity (I): Low
Availibility (A): Low
CVSS v2 Severity:7.5 High (CVSS v2 Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Exploitability Metrics:Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (Au): None
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availibility (A): Partial
7.5 High (CCN CVSS v2 Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Exploitability Metrics:Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Athentication (Au): None
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availibility (A): Partial
Vulnerability Type:CWE-Other
Vulnerability Consequences:Gain Access
References:Source: CCN
Type: BugTraq Mailing List, Wed, 24 Nov 1999 14:15:36 -0500
Netscape Communicator 4.7 - Navigator Overflows

Source: CCN
Type: BugTraq Mailing List, Sat, 27 Nov 1999 15:28:19 -0500
Netscape Communicator 4.7 - Navigator Overflows

Source: MITRE
Type: CNA
CVE-1999-1189

Source: CCN
Type: OSVDB ID: 12969
Netscape Navigator / Communicator Multiple File Type ? Request Overflow

Source: BUGTRAQ
Type: Exploit, Vendor Advisory
19991124 Netscape Communicator 4.7 - Navigator Overflows

Source: BUGTRAQ
Type: Vendor Advisory
19991127 Netscape Communicator 4.7 - Navigator Overflows

Source: BID
Type: Exploit, Patch, Vendor Advisory
822

Source: CCN
Type: BID-822
Netscape Communicator Long Argument Vulnerability

Source: XF
Type: UNKNOWN
netscape-long-argument-bo(7884)

Source: XF
Type: UNKNOWN
netscape-long-argument-bo(7884)

Vulnerable Configuration:Configuration 1:
  • cpe:/a:netscape:communicator:4.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:netscape:navigator:4.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

  • Configuration CCN 1:
  • cpe:/a:netscape:communicator:4.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

  • * Denotes that component is vulnerable
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