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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-1999-1356

Original release date: 09/02/1999
Last revised: 09/05/2008
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Compaq Integration Maintenance Utility as used in Compaq Insight Manager agent before SmartStart 4.50 modifies the legal notice caption (LegalNoticeCaption) and text (LegalNoticeText) in Windows NT, which could produce a legal notice that is in violation of the security policy.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.6 (MEDIUM) (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: NTBUGTRAQ
Name: 19990902 Compaq CIM UG Overwrites Legal Notice
External Source: NTBUGTRAQ
Name: 19990917 Re: Compaq CIM UG Overwrites Legal Notice
Type: Advisory
External Source: XF
Name: compaq-smartstart-legal-notice(7763)
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 19990902 Compaq CIM UG Overwrites Legal Notice
Type: Advisory

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