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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2003-1167

misc.cpp in KPopup 0.9.1 trusts the PATH variable when executing killall, which allows local users to elevate their privileges by modifying the PATH variable to reference a malicious killall program.
Publish Date : 2003-12-31 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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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-2003-1167

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Gernot Stocker Kpopup 0.9.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Gernot Stocker Kpopup 0.9.5 Pre2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Gernot Stocker Kpopup 2

- References For CVE-2003-1167

http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/13540
XF kpopup-systemcall-execute-code(13540)
http://secunia.com/advisories/10105
SECUNIA 10105
http://www.osvdb.org/2742
OSVDB 2742
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/8915
BID 8915 kpopup Privileged Command Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2003-10-28
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/342736
BUGTRAQ 20031028 Local root vuln in kpopup

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2003-1167

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


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