CVE-1999-1162

Current Description

Vulnerability in passwd in SCO UNIX 4.0 and earlier allows attackers to cause a denial of service by preventing users from being able to log into the system.

Basic Data

PublishedMay 24, 1993
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:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score6.4
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score4.9
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
    2.3OSScoOpen Desktop1.1*******
    2.3OSScoOpen Desktop2.0*******
    2.3OSScoUnix********4.0

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Sco Open Desktop 1.1, 2.0
Sco Unix *

References

NameSourceURLTags
CA-1993-08http://www.cert.org/advisories/CA-1993-08.htmlCERTPatch Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
sco-passwd-deny(542)http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/542.phpXF