CVE-1999-0975

Summary

The Windows help system can allow a local user to execute commands as another user by editing a table of contents metafile with a .CNT extension and modifying the topic action to include the commands to be executed when the .hlp file is accessed.

Technical Details

CVSSv2 Score:

4.6

CWE ID:

NVD-CWE-Other

Published Date:

Friday 10th of December 1999

Modified Date:

Tuesday 9th of September 2008

CVSSv2 Score:
  • Access Vector: Local
  • 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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