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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2005-2579
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:52:08
Published 16 Aug 2005 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2005-2579

Summary

Nortel Contivity VPN Client V05_01.030, when configuring a certificate to be used as authentication, does not properly drop system privileges, which allows local users to gain privileges by opening a program with the File Open dialog box.

Vulnerable Systems


References

BUGTRAQ - 20050810 Privilege escalation in Nortel Contivity VPN Client V05_01.030


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:40:34