CVE-1999-1432

Current Description

Power management (Powermanagement) on Solaris 2.4 through 2.6 does not start the xlock process until after the sys-suspend has completed, which allows an attacker with physical access to input characters to the last active application from the keyboard for a short period after the system is restoring, which could lead to increased privileges.

Basic Data

PublishedJuly 16, 1998
Last ModifiedOctober 30, 2018
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:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.5
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score6.4
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
    2.3OSSunSolaris2.4*x86*****
    2.3OSSunSolaris2.5*x86*****
    2.3OSSunSolaris2.5.1*ppc*****
    2.3OSSunSolaris2.5.1*x86*****
    2.3OSSunSolaris2.6*******
    2.3OSSunSunos-*******
    2.3OSSunSunos5.4*******
    2.3OSSunSunos5.5*******
    2.3OSSunSunos5.5.1*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Sun Solaris 2.4, 2.5, 2.5.1, 2.6
Sun Sunos -, 5.4, 5.5, 5.5.1

References

NameSourceURLTags
19980716 Security risk with powermanagemnet on Solaris 2.6http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=90221104525997&w=2BUGTRAQ
160http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/160BID