CVE-1999-0836

Current Description

UnixWare uidadmin allows local users to modify arbitrary files via a symlink attack.

Basic Data

PublishedDecember 02, 1998
Last ModifiedSeptember 09, 2008
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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:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score10.0
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score10.0
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
    2.3OSScoUnixware7.0*******
    2.3OSScoUnixware7.0.1*******
    2.3OSScoUnixware7.1*******
    2.3OSScoUnixware7.1.1*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Sco Unixware 7.0, 7.0.1, 7.1, 7.1.1

References

NameSourceURLTags
SB-99.22aftp://ftp.sco.com/SSE/security_bulletins/SB-99.22aSCO
842http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/842BID
19991202 UnixWare 7 uidadmin exploit + discussionhttp://www.securityfocus.com/templates/archive.pike?list=1&msg=19991202160111.20553.qmail@nwcst282.nBUGTRAQ