CVE-2001-0040 Details

CVE-2001-0040

Published: 2001-02-16
Last Modified: 2017-10-10
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database
CVE Assigner: cve@mitre.org
Summary

APC UPS daemon, apcupsd, saves its process ID in a world-writable file, which allows local users to kill an arbitrary process by specifying the target process ID in the apcupsd.pid file.

Analysis
Common Vulnerability Score System v2.0
Severity Low
Base Score 2.1/10
Exploit Score 3.9/10
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Impact Score 2.9/10
Confidentiality Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Vector String AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Common Vulnerability Score System v3.1

NIST has not assigned a CVSSv3.1 Score.

Products Reported
CPE Vulnerable Start Excluding
cpe:2.3:a:apc:apcupsd:3.7.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
References

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-12/0066.html
http://www.linux-mandrake.com/en/security/MDKSA-2000-077.php3
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/2070
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/5654

CVE ID
CVE-2001-0040
Published
2001-02-16
Modified
2017-10-10
CVSSv2.0
Low
PCI Compliance
Pass
US-CERT Alert
No
CWE
CWE Pending

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