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CVE-2004-0884 Detail

Current Description

The (1) libsasl and (2) libsasl2 libraries in Cyrus-SASL 2.1.18 and earlier trust the SASL_PATH environment variable to find all available SASL plug-ins, which allows local users to execute arbitrary code by modifying the SASL_PATH to point to malicious programs.

Source:  MITRE
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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://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=134657
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2005/Mar/msg00000.html
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=110693126007214&w=2
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2004-546.html
http://www.ciac.org/ciac/bulletins/p-003.shtml
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-563 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-568
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200410-05.xml
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:106
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/11347 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.trustix.net/errata/2004/0053/
https://bugzilla.fedora.us/show_bug.cgi?id=2137
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/17643
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11678

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:cyrus:sasl:1.5.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cyrus:sasl:1.5.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cyrus:sasl:1.5.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cyrus:sasl:2.1.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cyrus:sasl:2.1.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cyrus:sasl:2.1.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cyrus:sasl:2.1.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cyrus:sasl:2.1.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cyrus:sasl:2.1.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cyrus:sasl:2.1.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cyrus:sasl:2.1.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cyrus:sasl:2.1.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cyrus:sasl:2.1.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cyrus:sasl:2.1.18_r1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:conectiva:linux:9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:conectiva:linux:10.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2004-0884
NVD Published Date:
01/27/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017