CVE-ID

CVE-2000-0857

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
The logging capability in muh 2.05d IRC server does not properly cleanse user-injected format strings, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or execute arbitrary commands via a malformed nickname.
References
Note: References are provided for the convenience of the reader to help distinguish between vulnerabilities. The list is not intended to be complete.
Date Entry Created
20001018 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Proposed (20001018)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(4) Baker, Cole, Collins, Frech
NOOP(4) Armstrong, Christey, Magdych, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Cole> HAS-INDEPENDENT-CONFIRMATION
 Christey> ADDREF FREEBSD:FreeBSD-SA-00:57
 CHANGE> [Magdych changed vote from REVIEWING to NOOP]

Proposed (Legacy)
20001018
This is an entry on the CVE list, which standardizes names for security problems.