CVE-2000-0442

Current Description

Qpopper 2.53 and earlier allows local users to gain privileges via a formatting string in the From: header, which is processed by the euidl command.

Basic Data

PublishedMay 24, 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:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.5
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegetrue
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
    2.3ApplicationQualcommQpopper2.52*******
    2.3ApplicationQualcommQpopper2.53*******
    2.3HardwareSunCobalt Raq 2********
    2.3HardwareSunCobalt Raq 3i********

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Sun Cobalt Raq 2 *
Sun Cobalt Raq 3i *
Qualcomm Qpopper 2.52, 2.53

References

NameSourceURLTags
20000523 Qpopper 2.53 remote problem, user can gain gid=mailhttp://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-05/0267.htmlBUGTRAQ
20000608 pop <= 2000.3.4http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/suse_security_announce_51.htmlSUSE
1242http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1242BID