CVE-2000-0052

Current Description

Red Hat userhelper program in the usermode package allows local users to gain root access via PAM and a .. (dot dot) attack.

Basic Data

PublishedJanuary 04, 2000
Last ModifiedSeptember 10, 2008
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
    2.3OSMandrakesoftMandrake Linux6.0*******
    2.3OSMandrakesoftMandrake Linux6.1*******
    2.3OSRedhatLinux6.0*i386*****
    2.3OSRedhatLinux6.1*i386*****
    2.3OSTurbolinuxTurbolinux3.5b2*******
    2.3OSTurbolinuxTurbolinux4.2*******
    2.3OSTurbolinuxTurbolinux4.4*******
    2.3OSTurbolinuxTurbolinux6.0.2*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Redhat Linux 6.0, 6.1
Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 6.0, 6.1
Turbolinux Turbolinux 3.5b2, 4.2, 4.4, 6.0.2

References

NameSourceURLTags
20000104 PamSlamhttp://www.l0pht.com/advisories/pam_advisoryL0PHT
RHSA-2000:001http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2000-001.htmlREDHAT
913http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/913BID
linux-pam-userhelperhttp://xforce.iss.net/search.php3?type=2&pattern=linux-pam-userhelperXF