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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2003-0722

Original release date: 09/22/2003
Last revised: 09/10/2008
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The default installation of sadmind on Solaris uses weak authentication (AUTH_SYS), which allows local and remote attackers to spoof Solstice AdminSuite clients and gain root privileges via a certain sequence of RPC packets.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1273
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: VULNWATCH
Name: 20030918 Solaris SADMIND Exploitation
External Source: BID
Name: 8615
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#41870
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20030918 Solaris SADMIND Exploitation
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 9742
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.idefense.com/advisory/09.16.03.txt
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 56740
External Source: CIAC
Name: N-148

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1273
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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