CVE-2003-0019

Current Description

uml_net in the kernel-utils package for Red Hat Linux 8.0 has incorrect setuid root privileges, which allows local users to modify network interfaces, e.g. by modifying ARP entries or placing interfaces into promiscuous mode.

Basic Data

PublishedFebruary 19, 2003
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
    2.3OSRedhatLinux8.0*i386*****

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Redhat Linux 8.0

References

NameSourceURLTags
N-044http://www.ciac.org/ciac/bulletins/n-044.shtmlCIAC
linux-umlnet-gain-privileges(11276)http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/11276.phpXFPatch Vendor Advisory
VU#134025http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/134025CERT-VNUS Government Resource
RHSA-2003:056http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-056.htmlREDHATPatch Vendor Advisory
6801http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/6801BID