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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2002-0762
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:12:50
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-2002-0762

Summary

shadow package in SuSE 8.0 allows local users to destroy the /etc/passwd and /etc/shadow files or assign extra group privileges to some users by changing filesize limits before calling programs that modify the files.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Suse Linux 8.0


References

BID - 4757

XF - suse-shadow-filesize-limits(9102)

SUSE - SuSE-SA:2002:017


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:04