Vulnerability Name:

CVE-1999-1424 (CCN-7467)

Assigned:1997-06-25
Published:1997-06-25
Updated:2008-09-05
Summary:Solaris Solstice AdminSuite (AdminSuite) 2.1 uses unsafe permissions when adding new users to the NIS+ password table, which allows local users to gain root access by modifying their password table entries.
CVSS v3 Severity:8.1 High (CCN CVSS v3.1 Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H)
Exploitability Metrics:Attack Vector (AV): Local
Attack Complexity (AC): High
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope:Scope (S): Changed
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): High
Integrity (I): High
Availibility (A): High
CVSS v2 Severity:6.2 Medium (CVSS v2 Vector: AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Exploitability Metrics:Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (Au): None
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availibility (A): Complete
6.2 Medium (CCN CVSS v2 Vector: AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Exploitability Metrics:Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): High
Athentication (Au): None
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availibility (A): Complete
Vulnerability Type:CWE-Other
Vulnerability Consequences:Gain Access
References:Source: MITRE
Type: CNA
CVE-1999-1424

Source: CCN
Type: Sun Microsystems, Inc. Security Bulletin #00145
Vulnerabilities with Solaris Solstice AdminSuite

Source: SUN
Type: Patch, Vendor Advisory
00145

Source: CCN
Type: OSVDB ID: 8674
Solaris Solstice AdminSuite NIS+ Password Table Modification

Source: BID
Type: Patch, Vendor Advisory
208

Source: CCN
Type: BID-208
Solaris Solstice AdminSuite Vulnerabilities

Source: XF
Type: UNKNOWN
solaris-adminsuite-nisplus-password(7467)

Vulnerable Configuration:Configuration 1:
  • cpe:/a:sun:solstice_adminsuite:2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:sun:solstice_adminsuite:2.1:*:x86:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:sun:solstice_adminsuite:2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:sun:solstice_adminsuite:2.2:*:x86:*:*:*:*:*

  • Configuration CCN 1:
  • cpe:/a:sun:solstice_adminsuite:2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

  • * Denotes that component is vulnerable
    BACK
    sun solstice adminsuite 2.1
    sun solstice adminsuite 2.1
    sun solstice adminsuite 2.2
    sun solstice adminsuite 2.2
    sun solstice adminsuite 2.1