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Overview

Vulnerability Score 2.1 2.1
CVE Id CVE-2005-0580
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:46:41
Published 25 Feb 2005 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2005-0580

Summary

cmd5checkpw, when running setuid, does not properly drop privileges before calling the execvp function, which allows local users to read the poppasswd file.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Krzysztof Dabrowski Cmd5checkpw 0.20

  • Krzysztof Dabrowski Cmd5checkpw 0.21

  • Krzysztof Dabrowski Cmd5checkpw 0.22


References

GENTOO - GLSA-200502-30


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