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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2002-1871
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:31:43
Published 31 Dec 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-2002-1871

Summary

pkgadd in Sun Solaris 2.5.1 through 8 installs files setuid/setgid root if the pkgmap file contains a "?" (question mark) in the (1) mode, (2) owner, or (3) group fields, which allows attackers to elevate privileges.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Sun Solaris 2.5.1

  • Sun Solaris 2.6

  • Sun Solaris 7.0

  • Sun Solaris 8.0


References

BID - 5208

XF - solaris-pkgadd-insecure-permissions(9544)

SUNALERT - 45693


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:31