OPeNDAP BES 3.4.2 privileges management

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A vulnerability was found in OPeNDAP BES 3.4.2. It has been classified as critical. This affects an unknown function. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-269. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was disclosed 05/21/2007 by CIRT as confirmed advisory ( The advisory is shared at This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2007-2769 since 05/21/2007. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available.

It is declared as proof-of-concept.

Upgrading to version 3.5.0 eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at SecurityFocus (BID 24055), X-Force (34408) and Secunia (SA25319). The entry 36895 is pretty similar.




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VulDB Meta Base Score: 7.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.4

VulDB Base Score: 7.3
VulDB Temp Score: 6.4
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Class: Privilege escalation
CWE: CWE-269
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Proof-of-Concept

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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: BES 3.5.0


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Researcher: CIRT
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2007-2769 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 24055 - OPeNDAP BES Compressed Files Remote Command Execution Vulnerability
Secunia: 25319 - OPeNDAP BES Software File Enumeration and Command Execution Vulnerabilities, Highly Critical
X-Force: 34408 - OPeNDAP BES and Hyrax compressed file code execution
OSVDB: 35487 - OPeNDAP BES Crafted Compressed File Arbitrary File Execution
Vupen: ADV-2007-1887

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Created: 03/13/2015 02:56 PM
Updated: 09/02/2018 10:56 AM
Changes: (7) vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_av vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ac vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_au vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ci vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ii vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ai advisory_person_nickname
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