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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2000-0621

Microsoft Outlook 98 and 2000, and Outlook Express 4.0x and 5.0x, allow remote attackers to read files on the client's system via a malformed HTML message that stores files outside of the cache, aka the "Cache Bypass" vulnerability.
Publish Date : 2000-07-20 Last Update Date : 2018-10-12
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2000-0621

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Outlook 97 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Outlook 98 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Outlook 2000 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 4.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 4.01 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 5.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Outlook 3
Microsoft Outlook Express 4

- References For CVE-2000-0621
MS MS00-046
BID 1501 Microsoft Outlook / Outlook Express Cache Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2000-07-20
XF outlook-cache-bypass(5013)
CERT CA-2000-14

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2000-0621

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