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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2014-2533

Original release date: 03/18/2014
Last revised: 04/01/2014
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

/sbin/ifwatchd in BlackBerry QNX Neutrino RTOS 6.4.x and 6.5.x allows local users to gain privileges by providing an arbitrary program name as a command-line argument.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.2 (HIGH) (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally 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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External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20140311 Medium severity flaw in BlackBerry QNX Neutrino RTOS
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20140312 Medium severity flaw in BlackBerry QNX Neutrino RTOS
External Source: EXPLOIT-DB
Name: 32153
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20140313 Re: Medium severity flaw in BlackBerry QNX Neutrino RTOS
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20140313 Re: Medium severity flaw in BlackBerry QNX Neutrino RTOS

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)