Vulnerability Name:

CVE-2009-0912

Assigned:2009-03-10
Published:2009-03-10
Updated:2017-08-16
Summary:perl-MDK-Common 1.1.11 and 1.1.24, 1.2.9 through 1.2.14, and possibly other versions, in Mandriva Linux does not properly handle strings when writing them to configuration files, which allows attackers to gain privileges via "special characters" in unspecified vectors.
CVSS v3 Severity:5.9 Medium (CCN CVSS v3 Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L)
Exploitability Metrics:Attack Vector (AV): Local
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope:Scope (S): Unchanged
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): Low
Integrity (I): Low
Availibility (A): Low
CVSS v2 Severity:7.2 High (CVSS v2 Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
5.3 Medium (Temporal CVSS v2 Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C/E:U/RL:OF/RC: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
4.6 Medium (CCN CVSS v2 Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
3.4 Low (CCN Temporal CVSS v2 Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P/E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Exploitability Metrics:Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Athentication (Au): None
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availibility (A): Partial
Vulnerability Type:CWE-20
(ALLOWS_ADMIN_ACCESS)
References:Source: MANDRIVA
Type: VENDOR_ADVISORY
MDVSA-2009:072

Source: BID
Type: PATCH
34089

Source: VUPEN
Type: VENDOR_ADVISORY
ADV-2009-0688

Source: XF
Type: UNKNOWN
perlmdkcommon-unspecified-priv-escalation(49220)

Vulnerable Configuration:Configuration 1:
  • cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2008.0:-:x86_64:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2008.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2008.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2009.0:-:x86_64:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2008.1:-:x86_64:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2009.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:mandriva:linux_corporate_server:3.0:-:x86_64:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:mandriva:linux_corporate_server:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:mandriva:linux_corporate_server:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:mandriva:linux_corporate_server:4.0:-:x86_64:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mandriva:multi_network_firewall:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

  • Configuration CCN 1:
  • cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux_corporate_server:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mandrakesoft:mandrake_multi_network_firewall:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux_corporate_server:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux_corporate_server:4.0::x86_64:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux_corporate_server:3.0::x86_64:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:2008.0:x86_64:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:2008.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:2008.1:x86_64:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:2008.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2009.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2009.0:-:x86_64:*:*:*:*:*

  • * Denotes that component is vulnerable
    BACK
    mandriva linux 2008.0 -
    mandriva linux 2008.1
    mandriva linux 2008.0
    mandriva linux 2009.0 -
    mandriva linux 2008.1 -
    mandriva linux 2009.0
    mandriva linux corporate server 3.0 -
    mandriva linux corporate server 3.0
    mandriva linux corporate server 4.0
    mandriva linux corporate server 4.0 -
    mandriva multi network firewall 2.0
    mandrakesoft mandrake linux corporate server 3.0
    mandrakesoft mandrake multi network firewall 2.0
    mandrakesoft mandrake linux corporate server 4.0
    mandrakesoft mandrake linux corporate server 4.0
    mandrakesoft mandrake linux corporate server 3.0
    mandrakesoft mandrake linux 2008.0 x86_64
    mandrakesoft mandrake linux 2008.0
    mandrakesoft mandrake linux 2008.1 x86_64
    mandrakesoft mandrake linux 2008.1
    mandriva linux 2009.0
    mandriva linux 2009.0 -