Current Description

The SuSE aaa_base package installs some system accounts with home directories set to /tmp, which allows local users to gain privileges to those accounts by creating standard user startup scripts such as profiles.

Basic Data

PublishedMay 02, 2000
Last ModifiedSeptember 10, 2008
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:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score4.6
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegetrue
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.


  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSSuseSuse Linux6.1*******
    2.3OSSuseSuse Linux6.1alpha******
    2.3OSSuseSuse Linux6.2*******
    2.3OSSuseSuse Linux6.3*******
    2.3OSSuseSuse Linux6.3*ppc*****
    2.3OSSuseSuse Linux6.3alpha******
    2.3OSSuseSuse Linux6.4*******

Vulnerable Software List

Suse Suse Linux 6.1, 6.2, 6.3, 6.4


20000502 aaabase < 2000.5.2