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CVE-1999-1288 Detail

Description

Samba 1.9.18 inadvertently includes a prototype application, wsmbconf, which is installed with incorrect permissions including the setgid bit, which allows local users to read and write files and possibly gain privileges via bugs in the program.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/19/1998

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.6 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.caldera.com/support/security/advisories/SA-1998.35.txt Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/11397
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/1406

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-1999-1288
NVD Published Date:
11/19/1998
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2017