CVE-1999-1326

Current Description

wu-ftpd 2.4 FTP server does not properly drop privileges when an ABOR (abort file transfer) command is executed during a file transfer, which causes a signal to be handled incorrectly and allows local and possibly remote attackers to read arbitrary files.

Basic Data

PublishedJuly 04, 1997
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:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Base Score5.0
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score2.9
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
    2.3ApplicationWashington UniversityWu-ftpd2.4*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Washington University Wu-ftpd 2.4

References

NameSourceURLTags
19970104 serious security bug in wu-ftpd v2.4http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=87602167420401&w=2BUGTRAQ
19970105 BoS: serious security bug in wu-ftpd v2.4 -- PATCHhttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=87602167420408&w=2BUGTRAQ
wuftpd-abor-gain-privileges(7169)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/7169XF