CVE-2003-0087

Current Description

Buffer overflow in libIM library (libIM.a) for National Language Support (NLS) on AIX 4.3 through 5.2 allows local users to gain privileges via several possible attack vectors, including a long -im argument to aixterm.

Basic Data

PublishedMarch 03, 2003
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: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
    2.3ApplicationNational Language SupportLibim********

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
National Language Support Libim *

References

NameSourceURLTags
20030212 iDEFENSE Security Advisory 02.12.03: Buffer Overflow in AIX libIM.ahttp://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/vulnwatch/2003-q1/0066.htmlVULNWATCH
20030212 iDEFENSE Security Advisory 02.12.03: Buffer Overflow in AIX libIM.ahttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=104508375107938&w=2BUGTRAQ
20030212 libIM.a buffer overflow vulnerabilityhttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=104508833214691&w=2BUGTRAQ
http://www.idefense.com/advisory/02.12.03.txthttp://www.idefense.com/advisory/02.12.03.txtMISCExploit Patch Vendor Advisory
7996http://www.osvdb.org/7996OSVDB
6840http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/6840BID
IY40307http://www-1.ibm.com/support/search.wss?rs=0&q=IY40307&apar=onlyAIXAPAR
IY40317http://www-1.ibm.com/support/search.wss?rs=0&q=IY40317&apar=onlyAIXAPAR
IY40320http://www-1.ibm.com/support/search.wss?rs=0&q=IY40320&apar=onlyAIXAPAR
aix-aixterm-libim-bo(11309)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/11309XF