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CVE-2003-0098 Detail

Description

Unknown vulnerability in apcupsd before 3.8.6, and 3.10.x before 3.10.5, allows remote attackers to gain root privileges, possibly via format strings in a request to a slave server.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  03/03/2003

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2003-0098
Original release date:
03/03/2003
Last revised:
09/10/2008
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network 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
ftp://ftp.caldera.com/pub/security/OpenLinux/CSSA-2003-015.0.txt External Source CALDERA CSSA-2003-015.0
http://cvs.sourceforge.net/cgi-bin/viewcvs.cgi/apcupsd/apcupsd/src/apcnisd.c.diff?r1=1.5&r2=1.6 Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://cvs.sourceforge.net/cgi-bin/viewcvs.cgi/apcupsd/apcupsd/src/apcnisd.c.diff?r1=1.5&r2=1.6
http://hsj.shadowpenguin.org/misc/apcupsd_exp.txt External Source MISC http://hsj.shadowpenguin.org/misc/apcupsd_exp.txt
http://securitytracker.com/id?1006108 External Source SECTRACK 1006108
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=137900 External Source CONFIRM http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=137900
http://www.debian.org/security/2003/dsa-277 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source DEBIAN DSA-277
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/11334.php External Source XF apcupsd-logevent-format-string(11334)
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2003:018 External Source MANDRAKE MDKSA-2003:018
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2003_022_apcupsd.html External Source SUSE SuSE-SA:2003:022
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/6828 External Source BID 6828
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/7200 External Source BID 7200

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