VDB-94872 · OSVDB 632

BSD uusend /usr/lib/uucp/L.sys privileges management

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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, was found in BSD (version unknown). Affected is an unknown functionality in the library /usr/lib/uucp/L.sys of the component uusend. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privileges management vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-269. The software does not properly assign, modify, track, or check privileges for an actor, creating an unintended sphere of control for that actor. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was disclosed 05/19/1986 by Romain Kang and Joe Angelo (Website). The advisory is shared for download at securitydigest.org. Technical details and a exploit are known. The MITRE ATT&CK project declares the attack technique as T1068.

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.

The entries 94866, 94868, 94869 and 94870 are pretty similar.

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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: Privileges management
CWE: CWE-269 / CWE-266
ATT&CK: T1068

Local: Yes
Remote: No

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Status: Proof-of-Concept
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05/19/1986 🔍
05/19/1986 +0 days 🔍
09/12/2002 +5960 days 🔍
01/02/2017 +5225 days 🔍
07/13/2020 +1288 days 🔍

Sourcesinfo

Advisory: securitydigest.org
Researcher: Romain Kang/Joe Angelo
Status: Not defined
OSVDB: 632 - BSD uusend Arbitrary Privileged Command Execution

scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20161013
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Created: 01/02/2017 05:17 PM
Updated: 07/13/2020 11:11 AM
Changes: 01/02/2017 05:17 PM (42), 07/13/2020 11:11 AM (1)
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