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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.6 4.6
CVE Id CVE-2003-0449
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:34:20
Published 07 Aug 2003 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2003-0449

Summary

Progress Database 9.1 to 9.1D06 trusts user input to find and load libraries using dlopen, which allows local users to gain privileges via (1) a PATH environment variable that points to malicious libraries, as demonstrated using libjutil.so in_proapsv, or (2) the -installdir command line parameter, as demonstrated using librocket_r.so in _dbagent.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Progress Database 9.1


References

MISC - http://www.secnetops.com/research/advisories/SRT2003-06-13-1009.txt

MISC - http://www.secnetops.com/research/advisories/SRT2003-06-13-0945.txt

BUGTRAQ - 20030614 SRT2003-06-13-1009 - Progress _dbagent -installdir dlopen() issue

BUGTRAQ - 20030614 SRT2003-06-13-0945 - Progress PATH based dlopen() issue


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:55