CVE-1999-0961

Current Description

HPUX sysdiag allows local users to gain root privileges via a symlink attack during log file creation.

Basic Data

PublishedSeptember 21, 1996
Last ModifiedOctober 18, 2016
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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:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityHIGH
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score6.2
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score1.9
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
    2.3OSHpHp-ux9.04*******
    2.3OSHpHp-ux9.05*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Hp Hp-ux 9.04, 9.05

References

NameSourceURLTags
19960921 Vunerability in HP sysdiag ?http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=87602167419906&w=2BUGTRAQ