CVE-2002-0174

Current Description

nsd on SGI IRIX before 6.5.11 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files and gain root privileges via a symlink attack on the nsd.dump file.

Basic Data

PublishedMay 29, 2002
Last ModifiedSeptember 11, 2008
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
    2.3OSSgiIrix6.5*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix6.5.1*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix6.5.2*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix6.5.3*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix6.5.4*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix6.5.5*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix6.5.6*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix6.5.7*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix6.5.8*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix6.5.9*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix6.5.10*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Sgi Irix 6.5, 6.5.1, 6.5.10, 6.5.2, 6.5.3, 6.5.4, 6.5.5, 6.5.6, 6.5.7, 6.5.8, 6.5.9

References

NameSourceURLTags
20020501-01-Iftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20020501-01-ISGIVendor Advisory
irix-nsd-symlink(8981)http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/8981.phpXF
4655http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/4655BID