Executive Summary

Name CVE-2001-0006 First vendor Publication 2001-02-12
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2018-10-12

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : N/A
Overall CVSS Score NA
Base Score NA Environmental Score NA
impact SubScore NA Temporal Score NA
Exploitabality Sub Score NA
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Cvss Base Score 2.1 Attack Range Local
Cvss Impact Score 2.9 Attack Complexity Low
Cvss Expoit Score 3.9 Authentication None Required
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The Winsock2ProtocolCatalogMutex mutex in Windows NT 4.0 has inappropriate Everyone/Full Control permissions, which allows local users to modify the permissions to "No Access" and disable Winsock network connectivity to cause a denial of service, aka the "Winsock Mutex" vulnerability.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2001-0006

CAPEC : Common Attack Pattern Enumeration & Classification

Id Name
CAPEC-1 Accessing Functionality Not Properly Constrained by ACLs
CAPEC-17 Accessing, Modifying or Executing Executable Files
CAPEC-60 Reusing Session IDs (aka Session Replay)
CAPEC-61 Session Fixation
CAPEC-62 Cross Site Request Forgery (aka Session Riding)
CAPEC-122 Exploitation of Authorization
CAPEC-180 Exploiting Incorrectly Configured Access Control Security Levels
CAPEC-232 Exploitation of Privilege/Trust
CAPEC-234 Hijacking a privileged process

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Os 1

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

Id Description
499 Microsoft Windows NT Winsock2ProtocolCatalogMutex Mutex Local DoS

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2003-03-12 Name : The remote host is vulnerable to privilege escalation.
File : smb_nt_ms02-001.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2001-01-29 Name : A bug in the remote operating system allows a local user to disable the netwo...
File : smb_nt_ms01-003.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
BUGTRAQ http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=98075221915234&w=2
MS https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2001/ms01...
XF https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/6006

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