CVE-1999-1459

Current Description

BMC PATROL Agent before 3.2.07 allows local users to gain root privileges via a symlink attack on a temporary file.

Basic Data

PublishedNovember 02, 1998
Last ModifiedDecember 19, 2017
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
    2.3ApplicationBmcPatrol Agent3.2*******
    2.3ApplicationBmcPatrol Agent3.2.3*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Bmc Patrol Agent 3.2, 3.2.3

References

NameSourceURLTags
534http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/534BIDVendor Advisory
19981102 BMC PATROL File Creation Vulnerabilityhttp://xforce.iss.net/alerts/advise10.phpISSPatch Vendor Advisory
bmc-patrol-file-create(1388)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/1388XF