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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2002-0174
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 08:00:38
Published 29 May 2002 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2002-0174

Summary

nsd on SGI IRIX before 6.5.11 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files and gain root privileges via a symlink attack on the nsd.dump file.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Sgi Irix 6.5

  • Sgi Irix 6.5.1

  • Sgi Irix 6.5.10

  • Sgi Irix 6.5.2

  • Sgi Irix 6.5.3

  • Sgi Irix 6.5.4

  • Sgi Irix 6.5.5

  • Sgi Irix 6.5.6

  • Sgi Irix 6.5.7

  • Sgi Irix 6.5.8

  • Sgi Irix 6.5.9


References

SGI - 20020501-01-I

BID - 4655

XF - irix-nsd-symlink(8981)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:48