Vulnerability Name:

CVE-1999-1484 (CCN-3310)

Assigned:1999-09-24
Published:1999-09-24
Updated:2017-12-19
Summary:Buffer overflow in MSN Setup BBS 4.71.0.10 ActiveX control (setupbbs.ocx) allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands via the methods (1) vAddNewsServer or (2) bIsNewsServerConfigured.
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:Other
References:Source: CCN
Type: BugTraq Mailing List, Fri, 24 Sep 1999 04:06:52 -0000
Several ActiveX Buffer Overruns

Source: MITRE
Type: CNA
CVE-1999-1484

Source: CCN
Type: OSVDB ID: 10978
MSN Setup BBS ActiveX Control setupbbs.ocx Multiple Method Arbitrary Command Execution

Source: BUGTRAQ
Type: Exploit, Patch, Vendor Advisory
19990924 Several ActiveX Buffer Overruns

Source: CCN
Type: BID-666
Adobe Acrobat Viewer ActiveX Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

Source: BID
Type: Exploit, Patch, Vendor Advisory
668

Source: CCN
Type: BID-668
Microsoft MSN Setup BBS ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

Source: XF
Type: UNKNOWN
msn-setup-bbs-activex-bo(3310)

Source: XF
Type: UNKNOWN
msn-setup-bbs-activex-bo(3310)

Source: CCN
Type: Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 240797
How to Stop an ActiveX Control from Running in Internet Explorer

Vulnerable Configuration:Configuration 1:
  • cpe:/a:microsoft:msn_setup_bulletin_board_services:4.71.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

  • Configuration CCN 1:
  • cpe:/a:microsoft:msn_messenger:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

  • * Denotes that component is vulnerable
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    microsoft msn setup bulletin board services 4.71.0.10
    microsoft msn messenger 1.0