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CVE-2005-2072 Detail

Current Description

The runtime linker (ld.so) in Solaris 8, 9, and 10 trusts the LD_AUDIT environment variable in setuid or setgid programs, which allows local users to gain privileges by (1) modifying LD_AUDIT to reference malicious code and possibly (2) using a long value for LD_AUDIT.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
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Base Score: N/A
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References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2005-June/034730.html Exploit
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2005-June/034731.html Exploit
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2005-June/034738.html
http://securitytracker.com/id?1014537
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-101794-1
http://www.opensolaris.org/jive/thread.jspa?messageID=3497
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/14074 Exploit
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2005/0908 Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:sun:solaris:8.0:*:x86:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sun:solaris:9.0:*:sparc:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sun:solaris:9.0:*:x86:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sun:solaris:10.0:*:sparc:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sun:sunos:5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-2072
NVD Published Date:
06/29/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018