CVE-1999-0462 Details

CVE-1999-0462

Published: 1999-03-17
Last Modified: 2008-09-09
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database
CVE Assigner: cve@mitre.org
Summary

suidperl in Linux Perl does not check the nosuid mount option on file systems, allowing local users to gain root access by placing a setuid script in a mountable file system, e.g. a CD-ROM or floppy disk.

Analysis
Common Vulnerability Score System v2.0
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:suse:suse_linux:5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/339

CVE ID
CVE-1999-0462
Published
1999-03-17
Modified
2008-09-09
CVSSv2.0
High
PCI Compliance
Fail
US-CERT Alert
No
CWE
CWE Pending

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