Vulnerability Name:

CVE-2000-1128 (CCN-5484)

Assigned:2000-11-03
Published:2000-11-03
Updated:2008-09-05
Summary:The default configuration of McAfee VirusScan 4.5 does not quote the ImagePath variable, which improperly sets the search path and allows local users to place a Trojan horse "common.exe" program in the C:\Program Files directory.
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:Gain Privileges
References:Source: NTBUGTRAQ
Type: Exploit, Patch, Vendor Advisory
20001103 Elevation of Privileges Exploit with McAfee VirusScan 4.5

Source: MITRE
Type: CNA
CVE-2000-1128

Source: CCN
Type: NTBugTraq Mailing List, Fri 3 Nov 2000 10:15:24 -0000
Elevation of Privileges Exploit with McAfee VirusScan 4.5

Source: CCN
Type: OSVDB ID: 6289
McAfee VirusScan Improper ImagePath Quoting

Source: BID
Type: Exploit, Patch, Vendor Advisory
1920

Source: CCN
Type: BID-1920
McAfee VirusScan 4.5 Unquoted ImagePath Vulnerability

Source: XF
Type: UNKNOWN
nai-virusscan-unquoted-imagepath(5484)

Vulnerable Configuration:Configuration 1:
  • cpe:/a:mcafee:virusscan:4.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

  • Configuration CCN 1:
  • cpe:/a:mcafee:virusscan:4.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

  • * Denotes that component is vulnerable
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