CVE-1999-1185

Current Description

Buffer overflow in SCO mscreen allows local users to gain root privileges via a long terminal entry (TERM) in the .mscreenrc file.

Basic Data

PublishedOctober 06, 1998
Last ModifiedJuly 11, 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: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
    2.3ApplicationScoCmw3.0*******
  • OR - Configuration 2
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSScoInternet Faststartall_versions*******
    2.3OSScoOpen Desktop3.0*******
    2.3OSScoOpenserver3.0*******
    2.3OSScoOpenserver5.0*******
    2.3OSScoOpenserver Enterprise System5.0.4p*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Sco Openserver Enterprise System 5.0.4p
Sco Open Desktop 3.0
Sco Openserver 3.0, 5.0
Sco Internet Faststart all_versions
Sco Cmw 3.0

References

NameSourceURLTags
19980926 Root exploit for SCO OpenServer.http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=90686250717719&w=2BUGTRAQ
sco-openserver-mscreen-bo(1379)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/1379XF