CVE-1999-1388

Current Description

passwd in SunOS 4.1.x allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack and the -F command line argument.

Basic Data

PublishedMay 13, 1994
Last ModifiedSeptember 05, 2008
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:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityHIGH
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score6.2
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score1.9
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
    2.3OSSunSunos4.1*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Sun Sunos 4.1

References

NameSourceURLTags
19941218 Sun Patch Id #102060-01http://www.dataguard.no/bugtraq/1994_4/0755.htmlBUGTRAQPatch Vendor Advisory
19940513 [8lgm]-Advisory-7.UNIX.passwd.11-May-1994http://www2.dataguard.no/bugtraq/1994_2/0197.htmlBUGTRAQExploit Patch Vendor Advisory
19940514 [8lgm]-Advisory-7.UNIX.passwd.11-May-1994.NEWFIXhttp://www2.dataguard.no/bugtraq/1994_2/0207.htmlBUGTRAQPatch