Vulnerability Name:

CVE-2000-1216 (CCN-7929)

Assigned:2000-01-27
Published:2000-01-27
Updated:2020-12-09
Summary:Buffer overflow in portmir for AIX 4.3.0 allows local users to corrupt lock files and gain root privileges via the echo_error routine.
CVSS v3 Severity:9.3 Critical (CCN CVSS v3.1 Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H)
Exploitability Metrics:Attack Vector (AV): Local
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
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:7.2 High (CVSS v2 Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Exploitability Metrics:Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (Au): None
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availibility (A): Complete
7.2 High (CCN CVSS v2 Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Exploitability Metrics:Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Athentication (Au): None
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availibility (A): Complete
Vulnerability Type:CWE-120
Vulnerability Consequences:Gain Privileges
References:Source: MITRE
Type: CNA
CVE-2000-1216

Source: CCN
Type: IBM Technical Support Web site
AIX General Software Fixes

Source: AIXAPAR
Type: Broken Link
IY07832

Source: CCN
Type: US-CERT VU#433499
IBM AIX portmir vulnerable to buffer overflow via echo_error

Source: CERT-VN
Type: Third Party Advisory, US Government Resource
VU#433499

Source: CCN
Type: OSVDB ID: 17961
IBM AIX portmir Lock File Corruption Local Privilege Escalation

Source: XF
Type: UNKNOWN
aix-portmir-echoerror-bo(7929)

Source: XF
Type: VDB Entry, Vendor Advisory
aix-portmir-echoerror-bo(7929)

Vulnerable Configuration:Configuration 1:
  • cpe:/o:ibm:aix:4.3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

  • * Denotes that component is vulnerable
    BACK
    ibm aix 4.3.0
    ibm aix 4.3