CVE-1999-1022

Current Description

serial_ports administrative program in IRIX 4.x and 5.x trusts the user's PATH environmental variable to find and execute the ls program, which allows local users to gain root privileges via a Trojan horse ls program.

Basic Data

PublishedOctober 02, 1994
Last ModifiedDecember 19, 2017
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: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
    2.3OSSgiIrix4*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix5.2*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix5.3*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Sgi Irix 4, 5.2, 5.3

References

NameSourceURLTags
19941002http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/930BUGTRAQExploit Vendor Advisory
464http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/464BIDExploit Patch Vendor Advisory
sgi-serialports(2111)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/2111XF