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CVE-2004-0099 Detail

Description

mksnap_ffs in FreeBSD 5.1 and 5.2 only sets the snapshot flag when creating a snapshot for a file system, which causes default values for other flags to be used, possibly disabling security-critical settings and allowing a local user to bypass intended access restrictions.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  03/03/2004

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
ftp://ftp.freebsd.org/pub/FreeBSD/CERT/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-04:01.mksnap_ffs.asc Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/9533 Patch Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/15005

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2004-0099
NVD Published Date:
03/03/2004
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2017