The Backup-Archive client in IBM Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) for Space Management 5.x and 6.x before 18.104.22.168, 6.3.x before 6.3.2, 6.4.x before 6.4.2, and 7.1.x before 22.214.171.124 on Linux and AIX, and 5.x and 6.x before 126.96.36.199 on Solaris and HP-UX, does not preserve file permissions across backup and restore operations, which allows local users to bypass intended access restrictions via standard filesystem operations.
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 1.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification
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