CVE-1999-1121

Current Description

The default configuration for UUCP in AIX before 3.2 allows local users to gain root privileges.

Basic Data

PublishedMarch 19, 1992
Last ModifiedOctober 10, 2017
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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: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
    2.3OSIbmAix********3.2

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Ibm Aix *

References

NameSourceURLTags
CA-1992-06http://www.cert.org/advisories/CA-1992-06.htmlCERTPatch Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
891http://www.osvdb.org/891OSVDB
38http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/38BID
ibm-uucp(554)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/554XF