CVE-ID

CVE-1999-1538

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
When IIS 2 or 3 is upgraded to IIS 4, ism.dll is inadvertently left in /scripts/iisadmin, which does not restrict access to the local machine and allows an unauthorized user to gain access to sensitive server information, including the Administrator's password.
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Date Entry Created
20010831 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 (20010912)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(1) Wall
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(2) Cole, Foat
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> XF:iis-ismdll-info(7566)

Proposed (Legacy)
20010912
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