CVE-1999-1552

Current Description

dpsexec (DPS Server) when running under XDM in IBM AIX 3.2.5 and earlier does not properly check privileges, which allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files and gain privileges.

Basic Data

PublishedJuly 20, 1994
Last ModifiedSeptember 10, 2008
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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: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
    2.3OSIbmAix3.1*******
    2.3OSIbmAix3.2*******
    2.3OSIbmAix3.2.4*******
    2.3OSIbmAix********3.2.5

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Ibm Aix *, 3.1, 3.2, 3.2.4

References

NameSourceURLTags
19940720 xnews and XDMhttp://lists.insecure.org/lists/bugtraq/1994/Jul/0038.htmlBUGTRAQ
358http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/358BIDPatch Vendor Advisory