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CVE-2004-0157 Detail

Description

x11.c in xonix 1.4 and earlier uses the current working directory to find and execute the rmail program, which allows local users to execute arbitrary code by modifying the path to point to a malicious rmail program.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  06/01/2004

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
http://securitytracker.com/id?1009789
http://shellcode.org/Advisories/XONIX.txt
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-484 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/10149
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/15873

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:xonix:xonix:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 1.4

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2004-0157
NVD Published Date:
06/01/2004
NVD Last Modified:
07/10/2017