CVE-1999-1586

Current Description

loadmodule in SunOS 4.1.x, as used by xnews, does not properly sanitize its environment, which allows local users to gain privileges, a different vulnerability than CVE-1999-1584.

Referenced by CVEs:CVE-1999-1584

Basic Data

PublishedDecember 31, 1999
Last ModifiedJuly 11, 2017
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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
    2.3OSSunSunos4.1.1*******
    2.3OSSunSunos4.1.2*******
    2.3OSSunSunos4.1.3*******
    2.3OSSunSunos4.1.3c*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Sun Sunos 4.1.1, 4.1.2, 4.1.3, 4.1.3c

References

NameSourceURLTags
CA-95.12http://www.cert.org/advisories/CA-1995-12.htmlCERTPatch Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
G-02http://www.ciac.org/ciac/bulletins/g-02.shtmlCIACPatch Vendor Advisory
sun-loadmodule(498)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/498XF