CVE-1999-1486

Current Description

sadc in IBM AIX 4.1 through 4.3, when called from programs such as timex that are setgid adm, allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack.

Basic Data

PublishedFebruary 25, 1998
Last ModifiedOctober 10, 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:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityHIGH
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Base Score1.2
SeverityLOW
Exploitability Score1.9
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
    2.3OSIbmAix4.1*******
    2.3OSIbmAix4.1.1*******
    2.3OSIbmAix4.1.2*******
    2.3OSIbmAix4.1.3*******
    2.3OSIbmAix4.1.4*******
    2.3OSIbmAix4.1.5*******
    2.3OSIbmAix4.2*******
    2.3OSIbmAix4.2.1*******
    2.3OSIbmAix4.3*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Ibm Aix 4.1, 4.1.1, 4.1.2, 4.1.3, 4.1.4, 4.1.5, 4.2, 4.2.1, 4.3

References

NameSourceURLTags
http://techsupport.services.ibm.com/aix/fixes/v4/os/bos.acct.4.3.1.0.infohttp://techsupport.services.ibm.com/aix/fixes/v4/os/bos.acct.4.3.1.0.infoCONFIRM
408http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/408BIDPatch Vendor Advisory
IX75554http://www-1.ibm.com/support/search.wss?rs=0&q=IX75554&apar=onlyAIXAPAR
IX76330http://www-1.ibm.com/support/search.wss?rs=0&q=IX76330&apar=onlyAIXAPAR
IX76853http://www-1.ibm.com/support/search.wss?rs=0&q=IX76853&apar=onlyAIXAPAR
aix-sadc-timex(7675)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/7675XF