CVE-2000-1018

Current Description

shred 1.0 file wiping utility does not properly open a file for overwriting or flush its buffers, which prevents shred from properly replacing the file's data and allows local users to recover the file.

Basic Data

PublishedDecember 11, 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:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
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
    2.3ApplicationMendel CooperShred1.0*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Mendel Cooper Shred 1.0

References

NameSourceURLTags
20001010 Shred 1.0 Bug Reporthttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=97119799515246&w=2BUGTRAQ
20001011 Shred v1.0 Fixhttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=97131166004145&w=2BUGTRAQ
1788http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1788BIDExploit Patch Vendor Advisory
shred-recover-files(5722)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/5722XF