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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2003-0173

xfsdq in xfsdump does not create quota information files securely, which allows local users to gain root privileges.
Publish Date : 2003-05-05 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) Gain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2003-0173

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS SGI Irix 6.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS SGI Irix 6.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS SGI Irix 6.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS SGI Irix 6.5.2f Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS SGI Irix 6.5.2m Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS SGI Irix 6.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS SGI Irix 6.5.3f Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS SGI Irix 6.5.3m Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS SGI Irix 6.5.4m Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS SGI Irix 6.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS SGI Irix 6.5.4f Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS SGI Irix 6.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS SGI Irix 6.5.5f Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS SGI Irix 6.5.5m Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS SGI Irix 6.5.6f Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS SGI Irix 6.5.6m Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS SGI Irix 6.5.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS SGI Irix 6.5.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS SGI Irix 6.5.7f Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS SGI Irix 6.5.7m Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS SGI Irix 6.5.8f Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS SGI Irix 6.5.8m Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS SGI Irix 6.5.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS SGI Irix 6.5.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 OS SGI Irix 6.5.9f Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 OS SGI Irix 6.5.9m Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 OS SGI Irix 6.5.10f Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 OS SGI Irix 6.5.10m Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 OS SGI Irix 6.5.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 OS SGI Irix 6.5.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 OS SGI Irix 6.5.11f Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 OS SGI Irix 6.5.11m Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 OS SGI Irix 6.5.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 OS SGI Irix 6.5.12f Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 OS SGI Irix 6.5.12m Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 OS SGI Irix 6.5.13m Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 OS SGI Irix 6.5.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 OS SGI Irix 6.5.13f Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 OS SGI Irix 6.5.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 OS SGI Irix 6.5.14f Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 OS SGI Irix 6.5.14m Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 OS SGI Irix 6.5.15m Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 OS SGI Irix 6.5.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 OS SGI Irix 6.5.15f Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 OS SGI Irix 6.5.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 OS SGI Irix 6.5.16f Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 OS SGI Irix 6.5.16m Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 OS SGI Irix 6.5.17f Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 OS SGI Irix 6.5.17m Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 OS SGI Irix 6.5.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 OS SGI Irix 6.5.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 OS SGI Irix 6.5.18f Version Details Vulnerabilities
53 OS SGI Irix 6.5.18m Version Details Vulnerabilities
54 OS SGI Irix 6.5.19 Version Details Vulnerabilities
55 OS SGI Irix 6.5.19f Version Details Vulnerabilities
56 OS SGI Irix 6.5.19m Version Details Vulnerabilities
57 Application Xfsdump Xfsdump 2.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
58 Application Xfsdump Xfsdump 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
59 Application Xfsdump Xfsdump 2.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
60 Application Xfsdump Xfsdump 2.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
61 Application Xfsdump Xfsdump 2.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
62 Application Xfsdump Xfsdump 2.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
SGI Irix 56
Xfsdump Xfsdump 6

- References For CVE-2003-0173

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2003:047
MANDRAKE MDKSA-2003:047
http://www.debian.org/security/2003/dsa-283
DEBIAN DSA-283
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20030404-01-P
SGI 20030404-01-P
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/111673
CERT-VN VU#111673

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2003-0173

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


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