CVE-2000-0794

Current Description

Buffer overflow in IRIX libgl.so library allows local users to gain root privileges via a long HOME variable to programs such as (1) gmemusage and (2) gr_osview.

Basic Data

PublishedOctober 20, 2000
Last ModifiedSeptember 05, 2008
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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: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
    2.3OSSgiIrix6.2*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Sgi Irix 6.2

References

NameSourceURLTags
irix-libgl-bo(5063)http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/5063.phpXF
8568http://www.osvdb.org/8568OSVDB
1527http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1527BIDVendor Advisory
20000802 [LSD] some unpublished LSD exploit codeshttp://www.securityfocus.com/templates/archive.pike?list=1&msg=200008021924.e72JOVs12558@ix.put.poznBUGTRAQ