CVE-1999-1183

Current Description

System Manager sysmgr GUI in SGI IRIX 6.4 and 6.3 allows remote attackers to execute commands by providing a trojan horse (1) runtask or (2) runexec descriptor file, which is used to execute a System Manager Task when the user's Mailcap entry supports the x-sgi-task or x-sgi-exec type.

Basic Data

PublishedApril 02, 1998
Last ModifiedAugust 21, 2013
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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:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityHIGH
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.6
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score4.9
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
    2.3OSSgiIrix6.3*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix6.4*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Sgi Irix 6.3, 6.4

References

NameSourceURLTags
19980403-01-PXftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/19980403-01-PXSGIPatch Vendor Advisory
19980403-02-PXftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/19980403-02-PXSGIPatch Vendor Advisory
sgi-mailcap(809)http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/809.phpXF
8556http://www.osvdb.org/8556OSVDB