CVE-1999-0168

Summary

The portmapper may act as a proxy and redirect service requests from an attacker, making the request appear to come from the local host, possibly bypassing authentication that would otherwise have taken place. For example, NFS file systems could be mounted through the portmapper despite export restrictions.

Technical Details

CVSSv2 Score:

7.5

CWE ID:

NVD-CWE-Other

Published Date:

Thursday 4th of June 1992

Modified Date:

Tuesday 9th of September 2008

CVSSv2 Score:
  • Access Vector: Network
  • Access Complexity: Low
  • Authentication Required: None
  • Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  • Integrity Impact: Partial
  • Availability Impact: Partial
Common Platform Enumeration (CPE) Affected: Common Platform Enumeration (CPE) List:

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