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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-1999-1575

Original release date: 09/10/1999
Last revised: 09/05/2008


The Kodak/Wang (1) Image Edit (imgedit.ocx), (2) Image Annotation (imgedit.ocx), (3) Image Scan (imgscan.ocx), (4) Thumbnail Image (imgthumb.ocx), (5) Image Admin (imgadmin.ocx), (6) HHOpen (hhopen.ocx), (7) Registration Wizard (regwizc.dll), and (8) IE Active Setup (setupctl.dll) ActiveX controls for Internet Explorer (IE) 4.01 and 5.0 are marked as "Safe for Scripting," which allows remote attackers to create and modify files and execute arbitrary commands.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.1 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#9162
External Source: XF
Name: wang-kodak-activex-control(7097)
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#41408
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#23412
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#24839
External Source: MS
Name: MS99-037
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 19990924 Several ActiveX Buffer Overruns
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#26924

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