CVE-2000-0668

Current Description

pam_console PAM module in Linux systems allows a user to access the system console and reboot the system when a display manager such as gdm or kdm has XDMCP enabled.

Basic Data

PublishedJuly 27, 2000
Last ModifiedOctober 10, 2017
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:N/I:N/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score5.0
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score2.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
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
    2.3ApplicationMichael K. JohnsonPam Console0.66*******
    2.3ApplicationMichael K. JohnsonPam Console0.72_unpatched*******
    2.3OSConectivaLinux4.0*******
    2.3OSConectivaLinux4.0es*******
    2.3OSConectivaLinux4.1*******
    2.3OSConectivaLinux4.2*******
    2.3OSConectivaLinux5.0*******
    2.3OSConectivaLinux5.1*******
  • OR - Configuration 2
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSRedhatLinux6.0*alpha*****
    2.3OSRedhatLinux6.0*i386*****
    2.3OSRedhatLinux6.0*sparc*****
    2.3OSRedhatLinux6.1*alpha*****
    2.3OSRedhatLinux6.1*i386*****
    2.3OSRedhatLinux6.1*sparc*****
    2.3OSRedhatLinux6.2*alpha*****
    2.3OSRedhatLinux6.2*i386*****
    2.3OSRedhatLinux6.2*sparc*****

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Redhat Linux 6.0, 6.1, 6.2
Conectiva Linux 4.0, 4.0es, 4.1, 4.2, 5.0, 5.1
Michael K. Johnson Pam Console 0.66, 0.72_unpatched

References

NameSourceURLTags
20000727 CONECTIVA LINUX SECURITY ANNOUNCEMENT - PAMhttp://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-07/0398.htmlBUGTRAQ
20000801 MDKSA-2000:029 pam updatehttp://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-07/0455.htmlBUGTRAQ
RHSA-2000:044http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2000-044.htmlREDHAT
1513http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1513BIDExploit Patch Vendor Advisory
linux-pam-console(5001)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/5001XF