CVE-1999-1461

Current Description

inpview in InPerson on IRIX 5.3 through IRIX 6.5.10 trusts the PATH environmental variable to find and execute the ttsession program, which allows local users to obtain root access by modifying the PATH to point to a Trojan horse ttsession program.

Basic Data

PublishedMay 07, 1997
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
    2.3OSSgiIrix5.3*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix6.1*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix6.2*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix6.3*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix6.4*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix6.5.10*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Sgi Irix 5.3, 6.1, 6.2, 6.3, 6.4, 6.5.10

References

NameSourceURLTags
20001101-01-Iftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20001101-01-ISGIPatch Vendor Advisory
19970507 Irix: mischttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=87602167420921&w=2BUGTRAQ
381http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/381BIDExploit Patch Vendor Advisory