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CVE-2005-4458 Detail

Current Description

Group.pm in Metadot Portal Server 6.4.4 and earlier does not properly reset the $IS_OWNER, $IS_ADMIN, and $IS_MANAGER global variables when performing checks for special privileges, which allows users to gain administrator privileges by adding themselves to the SITE_MGR group.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.0 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): Single
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
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2005-12/1012.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/287
http://www.metadot.com/metadot/index.pl?iid=2632
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/420002/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15975 Patch
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2005/3030
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/23847

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:metadot:metadot_portal_server:5.5.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:metadot:metadot_portal_server:5.6.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:metadot:metadot_portal_server:5.6.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:metadot:metadot_portal_server:5.6.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:metadot:metadot_portal_server:5.6.4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:metadot:metadot_portal_server:5.6.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:metadot:metadot_portal_server:5.6.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:metadot:metadot_portal_server:5.6.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:metadot:metadot_portal_server:5.6.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:metadot:metadot_portal_server:5.6.5.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:metadot:metadot_portal_server:5.6.5.4b5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:metadot:metadot_portal_server:5.6.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:metadot:metadot_portal_server:6.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:metadot:metadot_portal_server:6.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:metadot:metadot_portal_server:6.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:metadot:metadot_portal_server:6.4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:metadot:metadot_portal_server:6.4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-4458
NVD Published Date:
12/21/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/19/2018