VDB-94831 · OSVDB 19046

Unix/SystemV SUID/SGID Shell Script privileges management

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A vulnerability was found in Unix and SystemV (Operating System) (affected version unknown). It has been declared as critical. Affected by this vulnerability is some unknown functionality of the component SUID/SGID Shell Script. 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 released 08/25/1981 by Tom Truscott and James Ellis (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at securitydigest.org. Attacking locally is a requirement. A single authentication is required for exploitation. Technical details are unknown but an exploit is available.

After before and not just, 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.

Entry connected to this vulnerability is available at 94849.

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VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Meta 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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Advisory: securitydigest.org
Researcher: Tom Truscott/James Ellis
Status: Not defined
OSVDB: 19046 - Unix/SystemV SUID/SGID Shell Script Invocation 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 08:24 PM
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