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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2003-0937

SCO UnixWare 7.1.1, 7.1.3, and Open UNIX 8.0.0 allows local users to bypass protections for the "as" address space file for a process ID (PID) by obtaining a procfs file descriptor for the file and calling execve() on a setuid or setgid program, which leaves the descriptor open to the user.
Publish Date : 2003-12-15 Last Update Date : 2008-09-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2003-0937

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS SCO Open Unix 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS SCO Unixware 7.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS SCO Unixware 7.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
SCO Open Unix 1
SCO Unixware 2

- References For CVE-2003-0937
BUGTRAQ 20031112 Insecure handling of procfs descriptors in UnixWare can lead to local privilege escalation.
SCO CSSA-2003-SCO.32

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2003-0937

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

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