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Vulnerability Details : CVE-1999-0710

The Squid package in Red Hat Linux 5.2 and 6.0, and other distributions, installs cachemgr.cgi in a public web directory, which allows remote attackers to use it as an intermediary to connect to other systems.
Publish Date : 1999-07-25 Last Update Date : 2018-05-03
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2005-04-26 1999-07-25
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2005:415: squid security update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050415 unix
RHSA-2005:415: squid security update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005415 unix
The Squid package in Red Hat Linux 5.2 and 6.0, and other distributions, installs cachemgr.cgi in a public web directory... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10071 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-1999-0710

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Redhat Linux 5.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Redhat Linux 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Redhat Linux 2

- References For CVE-1999-0710

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/2385
XF http-cgi-cachemgr(2385)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/2059
BID 2059 Squid cachemgr.cgi Unauthorized Connection Vulnerability Release Date:2006-02-21
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-489.html
REDHAT RHSA-2005:489
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-announce-list/2005-May/msg00025.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2005-373
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-576
DEBIAN DSA-576
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-1999-025.html
REDHAT RHSA-1999:025
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/archives/rh52-errata-general.html#squid CONFIRM
http://fedoranews.org/updates/FEDORA--.shtml
FEDORA FLSA-2006:152809

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-1999-0710

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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