VDB-94828 · OSVDB 661

Unix empire Invoked Shell privileges management

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A vulnerability has been found in Unix (Operating System) (the affected version is unknown) and classified as critical. This vulnerability affects some unknown processing of the component empire Invoked Shell. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-269. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was presented 08/25/1981 by Tom Truscott and James Ellis (Website). The advisory is shared for download at securitydigest.org. The attack needs to be approached locally. Required for exploitation is a single authentication. Technical details are unknown but an exploit is available.

After immediately, 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.

See 76405, 94827, 94829 and 94830 for similar entries.

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VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.0

VulDB Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Temp Score: 5.0
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Class: Privilege escalation
CWE: CWE-269
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: Yes
Remote: No

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Status: Proof-of-Concept

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09/12/2002 +7688 days 🔍
01/02/2017 +5225 days 🔍
07/12/2020 +1287 days 🔍

Sourcesinfoedit

Advisory: securitydigest.org
Researcher: Tom Truscott/James Ellis
Status: Not defined
OSVDB: 661 - Multiple Unix empire Invoked Shell Privilege Escalation

scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20161013
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Created: 01/02/2017 05:15 PM
Updated: 07/12/2020 08:10 PM
Changes: (2) software_type vulnerability_cwe
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