CVE-1999-1400 Details

CVE-1999-1400

Published: 1999-06-03
Last Modified: 2016-10-18
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database
CVE Assigner: cve@mitre.org
Summary

The Economist screen saver 1999 with the "Password Protected" option enabled allows users with physical access to the machine to bypass the screen saver and read files by running Internet Explorer while the screen is still locked.

Analysis
Common Vulnerability Score System v2.0
Severity Low
Base Score 2.1/10
Exploit Score 3.9/10
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Impact Score 2.9/10
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Availability Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Vector String AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Common Vulnerability Score System v3.1

NIST has not assigned a CVSSv3.1 Score.

Products Reported
CPE Vulnerable Start Excluding
cpe:2.3:a:the_economist:the_economist_1999_screen_saver:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
References

http://archives.indenial.com/hypermail/ntbugtraq/1999/June1999/0007.html
http://archives.indenial.com/hypermail/ntbugtraq/1999/June1999/0009.html
http://marc.info/?l=ntbugtraq&m=92851653600852&w=2
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/466

CVE ID
CVE-1999-1400
Published
1999-06-03
Modified
2016-10-18
CVSSv2.0
Low
PCI Compliance
Pass
US-CERT Alert
No
CWE
CWE Pending

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