Vulnerability Name:

CVE-1999-1236 (CCN-3285)

Assigned:1999-10-01
Published:1999-10-01
Updated:2017-12-19
Summary:Internet Anywhere Mail Server 2.3.1 stores passwords in plaintext in the msgboxes.dbf file, which could allow local users to gain privileges by extracting the passwords from msgboxes.dbf.
CVSS v3 Severity:5.9 Medium (CCN CVSS v3.1 Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L)
Exploitability Metrics:Attack Vector (AV): Local
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:4.6 Medium (CVSS v2 Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Exploitability Metrics:Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (Au): None
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availibility (A): Partial
4.6 Medium (CCN CVSS v2 Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Exploitability Metrics:Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Athentication (Au): None
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availibility (A): Partial
Vulnerability Type:CWE-Other
Vulnerability Consequences:Obtain Information
References:Source: MITRE
Type: CNA
CVE-1999-1236

Source: CCN
Type: NTBugTraq Mailing List, Fri, 1 Oct 1999 18:51:55 +0200
Vulnerabilities in the Internet Anywhere Mail Server

Source: NTBUGTRAQ
Type: Exploit, Vendor Advisory
19991001 Vulnerabilities in the Internet Anywhere Mail Server

Source: CCN
Type: OSVDB ID: 12974
Internet Anywhere Mail Server msgboxes.dbf Local Cleartext Password Disclosure

Source: BID
Type: Vendor Advisory
731

Source: CCN
Type: BID-731
Internet Anywhere Mail Server Plaintext Passwords Vulnerability

Source: XF
Type: UNKNOWN
iams-passwords-plaintext(3285)

Source: XF
Type: UNKNOWN
iams-passwords-plaintext(3285)

Vulnerable Configuration:Configuration 1:
  • cpe:/a:true_north:internet_anywhere_mail_server:2.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:true_north:internet_anywhere_mail_server:3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

  • * Denotes that component is vulnerable
    BACK
    true_north internet anywhere mail server 2.3.1
    true_north internet anywhere mail server 3.1