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CVE-2007-4074 Detail

Current Description

The default configuration of Centre for Speech Technology Research (CSTR) Festival 1.95 beta (aka 2.0 beta) on Gentoo Linux, SUSE Linux, and possibly other distributions, is run locally with elevated privileges without requiring authentication, which allows local and remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via the local daemon on port 1314, a different vulnerability than CVE-2001-0956. NOTE: this issue is local in some environments, but remote on others.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  07/30/2007
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

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


Access Vector (AV): Network
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://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=170477
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2007-10/msg00006.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200707-10.xml
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/490465/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25069
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/35606

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-4074
NVD Published Date:
07/30/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/15/2018