CVE-2000-0816

Current Description

Linux tmpwatch --fuser option allows local users to execute arbitrary commands by creating files whose names contain shell metacharacters.

Basic Data

PublishedOctober 06, 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:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Base Score2.1
SeverityLOW
Exploitability Score3.9
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
    2.3OSRedhatLinux6.2*alpha*****
    2.3OSRedhatLinux6.2*i386*****
    2.3OSRedhatLinux6.2*sparc*****
    2.3OSRedhatLinux7.0*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Redhat Linux 6.2, 7.0

References

NameSourceURLTags
MDKSA-2000:056http://www.linux-mandrake.com/en/security/MDKSA-2000-056.php3?dis=7.1MANDRAKE
RHSA-2000:080http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2000-080.htmlREDHAT
1785http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1785BID
20001006 Insecure call of external programs in Red Hat Linux tmpwatchhttp://xforce.iss.net/alerts/advise64.phpISSVendor Advisory
linux-tmpwatch-fuser(5320)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/5320XF