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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2004-0850
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:28:03
Published 23 Dec 2004 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2004-0850

Summary

Star before 1.5_alpha46 does not drop the effective user ID (euid) before calling external programs, which could allow local users to gain privileges by modifying the RSH environment variable to reference a malicious program.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Joerg Schilling Star Tape Archiver 1.5 A45


References

CERT-VN - VU#339089

XF - star-ssh-gain-privileges(17297)

BID - 11141

GENTOO - GLSA-200409-11

SECTRACK - 1011195


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:38:47