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CVE-2001-1074 Detail

Description

Webmin 0.84 and earlier does not properly clear the HTTP_AUTHORIZATION environment variable when the web server is restarted, which makes authentication information available to all CGI programs and allows local users to gain privileges.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  05/28/2001

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.2 HIGH
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2001-05/0262.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.calderasystems.com/support/security/advisories/CSSA-2001-019.1.txt Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.linux-mandrake.com/en/security/2001/MDKSA-2001-059.php3 Patch
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/2795 Exploit Patch Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/6627

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2001-1074
NVD Published Date:
05/28/2001
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2017