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CVE-2001-0942 Detail

Description

dbsnmp in Oracle 8.1.6 and 8.1.7 uses the ORACLE_HOME environment variable to find and execute the dbsnmp program, which allows local users to execute arbitrary programs by pointing the ORACLE_HOME to an alternate directory that contains a malicious version of dbsnmp.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/29/2001

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://otn.oracle.com/deploy/security/pdf/dbsmp_alert.pdf Patch Vendor Advisory
http://seclists.org/lists/bugtraq/2001/Dec/0000.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/3137
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/7645

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2001-0942
NVD Published Date:
11/29/2001
NVD Last Modified:
07/10/2017