CVE-1999-0138

Current Description

The suidperl and sperl program do not give up root privileges when changing UIDs back to the original users, allowing root access.

Basic Data

PublishedJune 26, 1996
Last ModifiedSeptember 09, 2008
Assignercve@mitre.org
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.2
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score10.0
Obtain All Privilegetrue
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSAppleA Ux3.1.1*******
    2.3OSDigitalOsf 11.3*******
    2.3OSFreebsdFreebsd2.0*******
    2.3OSFreebsdFreebsd2.0.5*******
    2.3OSFreebsdFreebsd2.1.0*******
    2.3OSHpHp-ux8*******
    2.3OSHpHp-ux9*******
    2.3OSHpHp-ux10*******
    2.3OSIbmAix3.2.5*******
    2.3OSIbmAix4*******
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel1.2.0*******
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel2.0*******
    2.3OSNecAsl Ux 4800********
    2.3OSNecEws-ux V4.2*******
    2.3OSNecEws-ux V4.2mp*******
    2.3OSNecUp-ux V4.2mp*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Apple A Ux 3.1.1
Freebsd Freebsd 2.0, 2.0.5, 2.1.0
Nec Asl Ux 4800 *
Nec Ews-ux V 4.2, 4.2mp
Nec Up-ux V 4.2mp
Digital Osf 1 1.3
Hp Hp-ux 10, 8, 9
Ibm Aix 3.2.5, 4
Linux Linux Kernel 1.2.0, 2.0

References

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