CVE-1999-1407

Current Description

ifdhcpc-done script for configuring DHCP on Red Hat Linux 5 allows local users to append text to arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the dhcplog file.

Basic Data

PublishedMarch 09, 1998
Last ModifiedOctober 18, 2016
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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:N/I:P/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Base Score2.1
SeverityLOW
Exploitability Score3.9
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
    2.3OSRedhatLinux5.0*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Redhat Linux 5.0

References

NameSourceURLTags
19980309 *sigh* another RH5 /tmp problemhttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=88950856416985&w=2BUGTRAQ
initscripts-ifdhcpdone-dhcplog-symlink(7294)http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/7294.phpXF
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/rh50-errata-general.html#initscriptshttp://www.redhat.com/support/errata/rh50-errata-general.html#initscriptsCONFIRM
368http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/368BID