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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2012-3485
Last Modified 13 Dec 2013 12:03:03
Published 26 Aug 2012 03:55:02
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2012-3485

Summary

Tunnelblick 3.3beta20 and earlier relies on argv[0] to determine the name of an appropriate (1) kernel module pathname or (2) executable file pathname, which allows local users to gain privileges via an execl system call.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Google Tunnelblick 3.3beta20


References

MLIST - [oss-security] 20120812 Re: Tunnel Blick: Multiple Vulnerabilities to Local Root and DoS (OS X)

MISC - http://git.zx2c4.com/Pwnnel-Blicker/tree/pwnnel-blicker-for-kids.sh

CONFIRM - http://code.google.com/p/tunnelblick/issues/detail?id=212

FULLDISC - 20120811 OS X Local Root: Silly SUID Helper in Tunnel Blick

EXPLOIT-DB - 24578


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 11:00:20