CVE-1999-1385

Current Description

Buffer overflow in ppp program in FreeBSD 2.1 and earlier allows local users to gain privileges via a long HOME environment variable.

Basic Data

PublishedDecember 19, 1996
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
    2.3OSFreebsdFreebsd1.0*******
    2.3OSFreebsdFreebsd1.1*******
    2.3OSFreebsdFreebsd********2.1.0
    2.3OSFreebsdFreebsd2.1.5*******
    2.3OSFreebsdFreebsd2.1.6*******
    2.3OSFreebsdFreebsd2.1.6.1*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Freebsd Freebsd *, 1.0, 1.1, 2.1.5, 2.1.6, 2.1.6.1

References

NameSourceURLTags
FreeBSD-SA-96:20ftp://ftp.FreeBSD.org/pub/FreeBSD/CERT/advisories/old/FreeBSD-SA-96:20.stack-overflow.ascFREEBSDPatch Vendor Advisory
19961219 Exploit for ppp bug (FreeBSD 2.1.0).http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=87602167420332&w=2BUGTRAQ
ppp-bo(7465)http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/7465.phpXF
6085http://www.osvdb.org/6085OSVDB