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CVE-2010-4345 Detail

Description

Exim 4.72 and earlier allows local users to gain privileges by leveraging the ability of the exim user account to specify an alternate configuration file with a directive that contains arbitrary commands, as demonstrated by the spool_directory directive.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/14/2010

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.9 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.4


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.exim.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1044 Patch
http://lists.exim.org/lurker/message/20101209.172233.abcba158.en.html Patch
http://lists.exim.org/lurker/message/20101210.164935.385e04d0.en.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-12/msg00003.html
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/12/10/1
http://www.cpanel.net/2010/12/critical-exim-security-update.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2010/dsa-2131
http://www.debian.org/security/2011/dsa-2154
http://www.exim.org/lurker/message/20101207.215955.bb32d4f2.en.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/758489 US Government Resource
http://www.metasploit.com/modules/exploit/unix/smtp/exim4_string_format
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-0153.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/515172/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/45341
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1024859
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2010/12/11/exim_code_execution_peril/
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1060-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3171 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3204 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0135
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0245
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0364
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=662012 Patch

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:exim:exim:2.10
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:2.11
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:2.12
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:3.00
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:3.01
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:3.02
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:3.03
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:3.10
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:3.11
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:3.12
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:3.13
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:3.14
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:3.15
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:3.16
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:3.20
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:3.21
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:3.22
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:3.30
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:3.31
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:3.32
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:3.33
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:3.34
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:3.35
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:3.36
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.00
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.01
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.02
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.03
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.04
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.05
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.10
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.11
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.12
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.14
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.20
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.21
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.22
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.23
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.24
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.30
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.31
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.32
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.33
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.34
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.40
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.41
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.42
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.43
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.44
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.50
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.51
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.52
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.53
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.54
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.60
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.61
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.62
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.63
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.64
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.65
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.66
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.67
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.68
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.69
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.70
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim:4.71
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 cpe:/a:exim:exim
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Up to (including)
4.72


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-4345
NVD Published Date:
12/14/2010
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2018