Sun SunOS 4.1.3u1/4.1.4 lpr memory corruption

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A vulnerability was found in Sun SunOS 4.1.3u1/4.1.4 (Operating System). It has been rated as critical. This issue affects an unknown function of the component lpr. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a memory corruption vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-119. Impacted is confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:

buffer overflow in lpr as used in bsd-based systems including linux allows local users to execute arbitrary code as root via a long -c (classification) command line option.

The weakness was shared 08/13/1996 by bloodmask as not defined posting (Bugtraq). The advisory is shared at securityfocus.com. The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-1999-0032. The exploitation is known to be easy. An attack has to be approached locally. No form of authentication is needed for a successful exploitation. Technical details are unknown but a public exploit is available. The price for an exploit might be around USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 05/07/2019). It is expected to see the exploit prices for this product decreasing in the near future.Due to its background and reception, this vulnerability has a historic impact.

A public exploit has been developed in ANSI C. It is declared as proof-of-concept. The exploit is available at securityfocus.com. We expect the 0-day to have been worth approximately $25k-$100k.

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at SecurityFocus (BID 707), X-Force (843) and Vulnerability Center (SBV-552).

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  • Sun SunOS 4.1.3/4.1.4
  • SGI IRIX up to 6.4
  • NeXT NeXTstep 4.0/4.1
  • FreeBSD up to 2.1.5
  • BSDI BSD/OS 2.1

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VulDB Meta Temp Score: 8.4

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Class: Memory corruption
CWE: CWE-119
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: Yes
Remote: No

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Access: Public
Status: Proof-of-Concept
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Recommended: Upgrade
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05/07/2019 +634 days 🔍

Sourcesinfoedit

Vendor: https://www.oracle.com/sun/

Advisory: securityfocus.com
Researcher: bloodmask
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-1999-0032 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 707 - Multiple Vendor lpr Buffer Overrun Vulnerability
X-Force: 843
Vulnerability Center: 552 - Multiple Vendor lpr Buffer Overrun Vulnerability, High

scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20161013

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Created: 06/17/2014 05:35 PM
Updated: 05/07/2019 11:50 AM
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