National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability
Database

CVE-1999-1232 Detail

Current Description

Untrusted search path vulnerability in day5datacopier in SGI IRIX 6.2 allows local users to execute arbitrary commands via a modified PATH environment variable that points to a malicious cp program.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  05/16/1997      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-1999-1232
Original release date:
05/16/1997
Last revised:
12/18/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.2 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

By selecting these links, you will be leaving NIST webspace. We have provided these links to other web sites because they may have information that would be of interest to you. No inferences should be drawn on account of other sites being referenced, or not, from this page. There may be other web sites that are more appropriate for your purpose. NIST does not necessarily endorse the views expressed, or concur with the facts presented on these sites. Further, NIST does not endorse any commercial products that may be mentioned on these sites. Please address comments about this page to nvd@nist.gov.

Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=87602167420994&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 19970516 Irix and WWW
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/3316 External Source XF sgi-day5datacopier(3316)

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:/o:sgi:irix:6.2

Denotes Vulnerable Software
Are we missing a CPE here? Please let us know.

Change History 4 change records found - show changes