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CVE-2002-1245 Detail

Description

Maped in LuxMan 0.41 uses the user-provided search path to find and execute the gzip program, which allows local users to modify /dev/mem and gain privileges via a modified PATH environment variable that points to a Trojan horse gzip program.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  11/12/2002

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2002-1245
Original release date:
11/12/2002
Last revised:
10/17/2016
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

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/vulnwatch/2002-q4/0062.html External Source VULNWATCH 20021106 iDEFENSE Security Advisory 11.06.02: Non-Explicit Path Vulnerability in LuxMan
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=103660334009855&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20021106 iDEFENSE Security Advisory 11.06.02: Non-Explicit Path Vulnerability in LuxMan
http://www.debian.org/security/2002/dsa-189 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source DEBIAN DSA-189
http://www.idefense.com/advisory/11.06.02.txt Exploit; Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source MISC http://www.idefense.com/advisory/11.06.02.txt
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/10549.php External Source XF luxman-maped-read-memory(10549)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/6113 External Source BID 6113

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:frank_mcingvale:luxman:0.41:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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