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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-1509

A patch for shadow-utils 20000902 causes the useradd command to create a mail spool files with read/write privileges of the new user's group (mode 660), which allows other users in the same group to read or modify the new user's incoming email.
Publish Date : 2003-03-03 Last Update Date : 2008-09-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
3.6
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat 2002-10-08
Redhat 2002-08-10
Redhat moderate 2003-02-13
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- Products Affected By CVE-2002-1509

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Redhat Linux 7.2 Ia64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Redhat Linux 7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Redhat Linux 7.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Redhat Linux 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Redhat Linux 4

- References For CVE-2002-1509

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-057.html
REDHAT RHSA-2003:057
http://www.mandrakesoft.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2003:026
MANDRAKE MDKSA-2003:026
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-058.html
REDHAT RHSA-2003:058
http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=75418 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-1509

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


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