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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2000-0118

The Red Hat Linux su program does not log failed password guesses if the su process is killed before it times out, which allows local attackers to conduct brute force password guessing.
Publish Date : 1999-06-09 Last Update Date : 2008-09-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.2
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2000-0118

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Redhat Linux 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Redhat Linux 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Redhat Linux 3.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Redhat Linux 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Redhat Linux 4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Redhat Linux 4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Redhat Linux 5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Redhat Linux 5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Redhat Linux 5.2 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Redhat Linux 5.2 I386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Redhat Linux 5.2 Sparc Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Redhat Linux 6.0 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Redhat Linux 6.0 I386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Redhat Linux 6.0 Sparc Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Redhat Linux 6.1 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Redhat Linux 6.1 I386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Redhat Linux 6.1 Sparc Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS SUN Solaris X86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS SUN Solaris 1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS SUN Solaris 1.1.1a Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS SUN Solaris 1.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS SUN Solaris 1.1.3 U1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS SUN Solaris 1.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS SUN Solaris 1.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 OS SUN Solaris 1.1.4 JL Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 OS SUN Solaris 1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 OS SUN Solaris 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 OS SUN Solaris 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 OS SUN Solaris 2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 OS SUN Solaris 2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 OS SUN Solaris 2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 OS SUN Solaris 2.4 X86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 OS SUN Solaris 2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Redhat Linux 17
SUN Solaris 16

- References For CVE-2000-0118

http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=94935300520617&w=2
BUGTRAQ 20000130 RedHat 6.1 /and others/ PAM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2000-0118

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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