CVE-1999-1102

Current Description

lpr on SunOS 4.1.1, BSD 4.3, A/UX 2.0.1, and other BSD-based operating systems allows local users to create or overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack that is triggered after invoking lpr 1000 times.

Basic Data

PublishedDecember 31, 1999
Last ModifiedSeptember 05, 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:N/I:P/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Base Score2.1
SeverityLOW
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score2.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
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
    2.3OSSgiIrix********5.2
  • OR - Configuration 2
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSAppleA Ux2.0.1*******
    2.3OSBsdBsd4.3*******
    2.3OSSunSunos********4.1.1

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Apple A Ux 2.0.1
Sgi Irix *
Sun Sunos *
Bsd Bsd 4.3

References

NameSourceURLTags
E-25ahttp://ciac.llnl.gov/ciac/bulletins/e-25.shtmlCIACPatch Vendor Advisory
19940307 8lgm Advisory Releaseshttp://www.aenigma.net/resources/maillist/bugtraq/1994/0091.htmBUGTRAQ
http://www.phreak.org/archives/security/8lgm/8lgm.lprhttp://www.phreak.org/archives/security/8lgm/8lgm.lprMISCExploit Vendor Advisory