Vulnerability Name:

CVE-1999-1480 (CCN-7346)

Assigned:1998-06-11
Published:1998-06-11
Updated:2008-09-05
Summary:(1) acledit and (2) aclput in AIX 4.3 allow local users to create or modify files via a symlink attack.
CVSS v3 Severity:4.0 Medium (CCN CVSS v3.1 Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:L)
Exploitability Metrics:Attack Vector (AV): Local
Attack Complexity (AC): High
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope:Scope (S): Unchanged
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Low
Availibility (A): Low
CVSS v2 Severity:1.2 Low (CVSS v2 Vector: AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Exploitability Metrics:Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (Au): None
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availibility (A): None
2.6 Low (CCN CVSS v2 Vector: AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
Exploitability Metrics:Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): High
Athentication (Au): None
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availibility (A): Partial
Vulnerability Type:CWE-Other
Vulnerability Consequences:File Manipulation
References:Source: MITRE
Type: CNA
CVE-1999-1480

Source: CCN
Type: IBM AIX Fix Distribution Service
APAR IX79139

Source: CCN
Type: OSVDB ID: 8015
IBM AIX acledit Arbitrary File Creation/Modification

Source: CCN
Type: OSVDB ID: 8016
IBM AIX aclput Arbitrary File Creation/Modification

Source: BID
Type: Patch, Vendor Advisory
429

Source: CCN
Type: BID-429
AIX acledit & aclput Race Condition Vulnerability

Source: XF
Type: UNKNOWN
aix-acledit-aclput-symlink(7346)

Vulnerable Configuration:Configuration 1:
  • cpe:/o:ibm:aix:4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

  • Configuration CCN 1:
  • cpe:/o:ibm:aix:4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

  • * Denotes that component is vulnerable
    BACK
    ibm aix 4.3
    ibm aix 4.3