CVE-1999-1288

Current Description

Samba 1.9.18 inadvertently includes a prototype application, wsmbconf, which is installed with incorrect permissions including the setgid bit, which allows local users to read and write files and possibly gain privileges via bugs in the program.

Basic Data

PublishedNovember 19, 1998
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: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
    2.3ApplicationSambaSamba1.9.18*******
  • OR - Configuration 2
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSCalderaOpenlinux1.0*******
    2.3OSCalderaOpenlinux1.1*******
    2.3OSCalderaOpenlinux1.2*******
    2.3OSCalderaOpenlinux1.3*******
    2.3OSRedhatLinux********
    2.3OSTurbolinuxTurbolinux********

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Caldera Openlinux 1.0, 1.1, 1.2, 1.3
Redhat Linux *
Samba Samba 1.9.18
Turbolinux Turbolinux *

References

NameSourceURLTags
SA-1998.35http://www.caldera.com/support/security/advisories/SA-1998.35.txtCALDERAPatch Vendor Advisory
19981119 Vulnerability in Samba on RedHat, Caldera and PHT TurboLinuxhttp://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/11397BUGTRAQ
samba-wsmbconf(1406)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/1406XF