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CVE-2003-0671 Detail

Description

Format string vulnerability in tcpflow, when used in a setuid context, allows local users to execute arbitrary code via the device name argument, as demonstrated in Sustworks IPNetSentryX and IPNetMonitorX the setuid program RunTCPFlow.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  08/27/2003

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://www.atstake.com/research/advisories/2003/a080703-1.txt Exploit Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.atstake.com/research/advisories/2003/a080703-2.txt

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2003-0671
NVD Published Date:
08/27/2003
NVD Last Modified:
09/10/2008