CVE-2004-0603

Current Description

gzexe in gzip 1.3.3 and earlier will execute an argument when the creation of a temp file fails instead of exiting the program, which could allow remote attackers or local users to execute arbitrary commands, a different vulnerability than CVE-1999-1332.

Basic Data

PublishedDecember 06, 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
    2.3ApplicationGnuGzip********1.3.3

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Gnu Gzip *

References

NameSourceURLTags
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=54890http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=54890CONFIRMVendor Advisory
GLSA-200406-18http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200406-18.xmlGENTOOPATCH Vendor Advisory
10603http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/10603BIDPATCH Vendor Advisory
gzip-gzexe-tmpfile(16506)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/16506XF