National Cyber Awareness System
Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2005-3254
Original release date:10/18/2005
The CGIwrap program before 3.9 on Debian GNU/Linux uses an incorrect minimum value of 100 for a UID to determine whether it can perform a seteuid operation, which could allow attackers to execute code as other system UIDs that are greater than the minimum value, which should be 1000 on Debian systems.
CVSS Severity (version 2.0 incomplete approximation):
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type:Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service
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External Source: MLIST
Name: [secure-testing-announce] 20050828 [DTSA-6-1] New cgiwrap packages fix multiple vulnerabilities
Type: Advisory; Patch Information