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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2002-0755
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:28:51
Published 12 Aug 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-2002-0755

Summary

Kerberos 5 su (k5su) in FreeBSD 4.5 and earlier does not verify that a user is a member of the wheel group before granting superuser privileges, which could allow unauthorized users to execute commands as root.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Freebsd 4.4

  • Freebsd 4.5


References

BID - 4777

XF - freebsd-k5su-gain-privileges(9125)

FREEBSD - FreeBSD-SA-02:24

OSVDB - 4893


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:04