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CVE-2005-3629 Detail

Description

initscripts in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 does not properly handle certain environment variables when /sbin/service is executed, which allows local users with sudo permissions for /sbin/service to gain root privileges via unknown vectors.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/31/2005

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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20060401-01-U
http://securitytracker.com/id?1015732 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0015.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0016.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17038
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/25374
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11198

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11198
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11198

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-3629
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017