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CVE-2012-3478 Detail

Description

rssh 2.3.3 and earlier allows local users to bypass intended restricted shell access via crafted environment variables in the command line.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  08/31/2012

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.1 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2012-05/0036.html
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2012-11/0101.html
http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/message.php?msg_id=29235647
http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2530
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/08/10/7
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/08/11/3
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/11/28/3
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/53430

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-3478
NVD Published Date:
08/31/2012
NVD Last Modified:
03/01/2013