CVE-2000-0698

Current Description

Minicom 1.82.1 and earlier on some Linux systems allows local users to create arbitrary files owned by the uucp user via a symlink attack.

Basic Data

PublishedOctober 20, 2000
Last ModifiedOctober 10, 2017
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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:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
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
    2.3ApplicationMinicomMinicom1.82.0*******
    2.3ApplicationMinicomMinicom1.82.1*******
    2.3ApplicationMinicomMinicom1.83.0*******
    2.3ApplicationMinicomMinicom1.83.1*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Minicom Minicom 1.82.0, 1.82.1, 1.83.0, 1.83.1

References

NameSourceURLTags
20000819 RH 6.1 / 6.2 minicom vulnerabilityhttp://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/77361BUGTRAQVendor Advisory
1599http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1599BIDExploit Vendor Advisory
minicom-capture-groupown(5151)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/5151XF