CVE-2004-0318

Current Description

Load Sharing Facility (LSF) 4.x, 5.x, and 6.x uses the LSF_EAUTH_UID environment variable, if it exists, instead of the real UID of the user, which could allow remote attackers within the local cluster to gain privileges.

Basic Data

PublishedNovember 23, 2004
Last ModifiedJuly 11, 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:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score10.0
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score10.0
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
    2.3ApplicationPlatformLsf4.0*******
    2.3ApplicationPlatformLsf4.2*******
    2.3ApplicationPlatformLsf5.0*******
    2.3ApplicationPlatformLsf5.1*******
    2.3ApplicationPlatformLsf6.0*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Platform Lsf 4.0, 4.2, 5.0, 5.1, 6.0

References

NameSourceURLTags
20040223 Lam3rZ Security Advisory #2/2004: LSF eauth vulnerability leads to a possibility of controlling cluster jobs on behalf of other usershttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=107756600403557&w=2BUGTRAQ
9724http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/9724BIDExploit PATCH Vendor Advisory
lsf-eauth-process-hijack(15278)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/15278XF