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CVE-2007-4217 Detail

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the domacro function in ftp in IBM AIX 5.2 and 5.3 allows local users to gain privileges via a long parameter to a macro, as demonstrated by executing a macro via the '$' command.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/05/2007

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
ftp://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/ftp_ifix.tar Patch
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=616
http://securitytracker.com/id?1018871
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ05487
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ05488
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26260 Patch
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3669
http://www14.software.ibm.com/webapp/set2/subscriptions/ijhifoeblist?mode=7&heading=AIX53&path=%2F200709%2FSECURITY%2F20070905%2Fdatafile101815 Patch
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/38162

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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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-2007-4217
NVD Published Date:
11/05/2007
NVD Last Modified:
07/28/2017