CVE-1999-1571

Current Description

Buffer overflow in sar for SCO OpenServer 5.0.0 through 5.0.5 may allow local users to gain root privileges via a long -f parameter, a different vulnerability than CVE-1999-1570.

Basic Data

PublishedNovember 04, 1999
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
    2.3OSScoOpenserver5.0.0*******
    2.3OSScoOpenserver5.0.5*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Sco Openserver 5.0.0, 5.0.5

References

NameSourceURLTags
SB-99.17cftp://stage.caldera.com/pub/security/sse/security_bulletins/SB-99.17cSCO
ftp://stage.caldera.com/pub/security/sse/sse037c/sse037c.ltrftp://stage.caldera.com/pub/security/sse/sse037c/sse037c.ltrCONFIRM
19990917 Re: recent SCO 5.0.x vulnerabilitieshttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=93762097815861&w=2BUGTRAQ
19991020 Re: recent SCO 5.0.x vulnerabilitieshttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=94053017801639&w=2BUGTRAQ
19991105 SCO Security Bulletin 99.17http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=94183363719024&w=2BUGTRAQ
20020509 Sar -o exploitation process info.http://marc.info/?l=vuln-dev&m=102098949103708&w=2VULN-DEV
http://online.securityfocus.com/advisories/1843http://online.securityfocus.com/advisories/1843MISCPATCH Vendor Advisory
19990909 19 SCO 5.0.5+Skunware98 buffer overflowshttp://online.securityfocus.com/archive/1/27074BUGTRAQ
openserver-sar-bo(8989)http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/8989.phpXFVendor Advisory
643http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/643BID