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CVE-2005-0250 Detail

Current Description

Format string vulnerability in auditselect on IBM AIX 5.1, 5.2, and 5.3 allows local users to execute arbitrary code via format string specifiers in a command line argument.

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://securitytracker.com/id?1013103
http://www.idefense.com/application/poi/display?id=193&type=vulnerabilities&flashstatus=false Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/896729 Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/12496 Patch
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IY67472 Vendor Advisory
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IY67519 Vendor Advisory
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IY67802 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/19255

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-0250
NVD Published Date:
05/02/2005
NVD Last Modified:
07/10/2017