CVE-2000-0219

Current Description

Red Hat 6.0 allows local users to gain root access by booting single user and hitting ^C at the password prompt.

Basic Data

PublishedFebruary 23, 2000
Last ModifiedNovember 04, 2015
Assignercve@mitre.org
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeCWE-264
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
    2.3OSRedhatLinux6.0*i386*****

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Redhat Linux 6.0

References

NameSourceURLTags
1005http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1005BIDExploit Patch Vendor Advisory
20000223 redhat 6.0: single user boot security holehttp://www.securityfocus.com/templates/archive.pike?list=1&msg=200002230248.NAA19185@cairo.anu.edu.aBUGTRAQExploit Vendor Advisory
https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=SB10053https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=SB10053CONFIRM