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CVE-1999-1405

CVE information

Published

23 years ago

Last Modified

6 years ago

CVSSv2.0 Severity

High

Impact Analysis

Description

snap command in AIX before 4.3.2 creates the /tmp/ibmsupt directory with world-readable permissions and does not remove or clear the directory when snap -a is executed, which could allow local users to access the shadowed password file by creating /tmp/ibmsupt/general/passwd before root runs snap -a..

CVSSv2.0 Score

Severity
High
Base Score
10/10
Exploit Score
10/10
Access Vector
Network
Access Complexity
Low
Authentication Required
None
Impact Score
10/10
Confidentiality Impact
Complete
Availability Impact
Complete
Integrity Impact
Complete

Products Affected

CPE Affected Vulnerable Excluding Edit
cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:4.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:3.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:4.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:4.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:4.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:4.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -