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Vulnerability Score 4.6 4.6
CVE Id CVE-2003-0579
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:19:42
Published 18 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



uvadmsh in IBM U2 UniVerse and earlier trusts the user-supplied -uv.install command line option to find and execute the uv.install program, which allows local users to gain privileges by providing a pathname that is under control of the user.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Ibm U2 Universe


VULNWATCH - 20030716 SRT2003-07-07-0833 - IBM U2 UniVerse users with uvadm rights can take root via uvadmsh

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:58