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CVE-2004-2388 Detail

Current Description

rexecd for AIX 4.3.3 does not properly use a local copy of the pwd structure when calling getpwnam, which may cause the structure to be overwritten by the authenticate function and assign privileges to the wrong user.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.ciac.org/ciac/bulletins/o-102.shtml Exploit Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/9835 Patch
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IY53507 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/15455

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:4.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2004-2388
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2004
NVD Last Modified:
07/10/2017