CVE-2000-0172

Current Description

The mtr program only uses a seteuid call when attempting to drop privileges, which could allow local users to gain root privileges.

Basic Data

PublishedMarch 03, 2000
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
    2.3ApplicationMatt Kimball And Roger WolffMtr0.28*******
    2.3ApplicationMatt Kimball And Roger WolffMtr0.41*******
  • OR - Configuration 2
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSTurbolinuxTurbolinux3.5b2*******
    2.3OSTurbolinuxTurbolinux4.2*******
    2.3OSTurbolinuxTurbolinux4.4*******
    2.3OSTurbolinuxTurbolinux6.0.2*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Turbolinux Turbolinux 3.5b2, 4.2, 4.4, 6.0.2
Matt Kimball And Roger Wolff Mtr 0.28, 0.41

References

NameSourceURLTags
1038http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1038BID