CVE-2002-0165

Current Description

LogWatch 2.5 allows local users to gain root privileges via a symlink attack, a different vulnerability than CVE-2002-0162.

Basic Data

PublishedApril 03, 2002
Last ModifiedOctober 18, 2016
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: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
    2.3ApplicationLogwatchLogwatch2.5*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Logwatch Logwatch 2.5

References

NameSourceURLTags
http://list.kaybee.org/archives/logwatch-announce/2002-March/000003.htmlhttp://list.kaybee.org/archives/logwatch-announce/2002-March/000003.htmlCONFIRM
20020403 LogWatch 2.5 still vulnerablehttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=101787227513000&w=2BUGTRAQ
logwatch-tmp-race-condition(8652)http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/8652.phpXF