VDB-82381 · OSVDB 15267

Sun SunOS binmail mailbox file race condition

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A vulnerability has been found in Sun SunOS (Operating System) (affected version unknown) and classified as problematic. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown code block of the component binmail mailbox. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a race condition vulnerability (file). The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-362. As an impact it is known to affect integrity, and availability.

The weakness was released 01/24/1992 (Website). The advisory is shared at archives.neohapsis.com. An attack has to be approached locally. The requirement for exploitation is a single authentication. Technical details are unknown but an exploit is available.

After even before and not, there has been an exploit disclosed. It is declared as proof-of-concept.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.





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Name: file
Class: Race condition / file
CWE: CWE-362
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: Yes
Remote: No

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Status: Proof-of-Concept

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01/24/1992 🔍
01/24/1992 +0 days 🔍
04/05/2005 +4820 days 🔍
04/14/2016 +4026 days 🔍
10/07/2018 +906 days 🔍


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

Advisory: archives.neohapsis.com
Status: Not defined
OSVDB: 15267 - SunOS binmail mailbox Race Condition Arbitrary File Creation

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


Created: 04/15/2016 12:08 AM
Updated: 10/07/2018 08:43 AM
Changes: (1) advisory_url
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