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CVE-2013-6825 Detail

Description

(1) movescu.cc and (2) storescp.cc in dcmnet/apps/, (3) dcmnet/libsrc/scp.cc, (4) dcmwlm/libsrc/wlmactmg.cc, (5) dcmprscp.cc and (6) dcmpsrcv.cc in dcmpstat/apps/, (7) dcmpstat/tests/msgserv.cc, and (8) dcmqrdb/apps/dcmqrscp.cc in DCMTK 3.6.1 and earlier does not check the return value of the setuid system call, which allows local users to gain privileges by creating a large number of processes.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  06/10/2014

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-6825
Original release date:
06/10/2014
Last revised:
06/25/2014
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.2 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://git.dcmtk.org/web?p=dcmtk.git;a=blob;f=CHANGES.361 External Source CONFIRM http://git.dcmtk.org/web?p=dcmtk.git;a=blob;f=CHANGES.361
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/126883/DCMTK-Privilege-Escalation.html Exploit External Source MISC http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/126883/DCMTK-Privilege-Escalation.html
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2014/Jun/11 External Source FULLDISC 20140604 CVE-2013-6825 DCMTK Root Privilege escalation
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/532261/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20140602 CVE-2013-6825 DCMTK Root Privilege escalation
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/67784 External Source BID 67784

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

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