CVE-1999-1187

Current Description

Pine before version 3.94 allows local users to gain privileges via a symlink attack on a lockfile that is created when a user receives new mail.

Basic Data

PublishedAugust 26, 1996
Last ModifiedDecember 19, 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:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score4.6
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegetrue

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationUniversity Of WashingtonPine********3.94
  • OR - Configuration 2
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSFreebsdFreebsd2.1.0*******
    2.3OSSlackwareSlackware Linux3.0*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Freebsd Freebsd 2.1.0
Slackware Slackware Linux 3.0
University Of Washington Pine *

References

NameSourceURLTags
19960826 [BUG] Vulnerability in PINEhttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=87602167419803&w=2BUGTRAQ
pine-tmpfile(416)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/416XF