CVE-1999-1382

Current Description

NetWare NFS mode 1 and 2 implements the "Read Only" flag in Unix by changing the ownership of a file to root, which allows local users to gain root privileges by creating a setuid program and setting it to "Read Only," which NetWare-NFS changes to a setuid root program.

Basic Data

PublishedDecember 31, 1999
Last ModifiedOctober 18, 2016
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
    2.3OSNovellNetware********

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Novell Netware *

References

NameSourceURLTags
19980108 NetWare NFShttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=88427711321769&w=2BUGTRAQ
19980812 Re: Netware NFS (fwd)http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=90295697702474&w=2BUGTRAQ
http://support.novell.com/cgi-bin/search/tidfinder.cgi?2940551http://support.novell.com/cgi-bin/search/tidfinder.cgi?2940551CONFIRMPATCH Vendor Advisory
netware-nfs-file-ownership(7246)http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/7246.phpXF