CVE-1999-0138 Details

CVE-1999-0138

Published: 1996-06-26
Last Modified: 2008-09-09
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database
CVE Assigner: cve@mitre.org
Summary

The suidperl and sperl program do not give up root privileges when changing UIDs back to the original users, allowing root access.

Analysis
Common Vulnerability Score System v2.0
Metrics Value
Severity High
Base Score 7.2/10
Exploit Score 3.9/10
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Impact Score 10/10
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Vector String AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Common Vulnerability Score System v3.1

NIST has not assigned a CVSSv3.1 Score.

Products Reported
CPE Vulnerable Start Excluding
cpe:2.3:o:apple:a_ux:3.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:digital:osf_1:1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:hp:hp-ux:8:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:hp:hp-ux:9:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:hp:hp-ux:10:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:3.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:4:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:1.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:nec:asl_ux_4800:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:nec:ews-ux_v:4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:nec:ews-ux_v:4.2mp:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:nec:up-ux_v:4.2mp:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
CVE ID
CVE-1999-0138
Published
1996-06-26
Modified
2008-09-09
CVSSv2.0
High
PCI Compliance
Fail
Data Format
MITRE
Data Type
CVE
Data Version
4.0
CWE

NVD-CWE-Other

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