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CVE-1999-1324

CVE information

Published

22 years ago

Last Modified

4 years ago

CVSSv2.0 Severity

High

Impact Analysis

Description

VAXstations running Open VMS 5.3 through 5.5-2 with VMS DECwindows or MOTIF do not properly disable access to user accounts that exceed the break-in limit threshold for failed login attempts, which makes it easier for attackers to conduct brute force password guessing..

CVSSv2.0 Score

Severity
High
Base Score
7.5/10
Exploit Score
10/10
Access Vector
Network
Access Complexity
Low
Authentication Required
None
Impact Score
6.4/10
Confidentiality Impact
Partial
Availability Impact
Partial
Integrity Impact
Partial

Products Affected

CPE Affected Vulnerable Excluding Edit
cpe:2.3:a:dec:dec_openvms_vax:5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:a:dec:dec_openvms_vax:5.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -