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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-0806

cdrecord in the cdrtools package before 2.01, when installed setuid root, does not properly drop privileges before executing a program specified in the RSH environment variable, which allows local users to gain privileges.
Publish Date : 2004-12-31 Last Update Date : 2013-08-07
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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

- Vendor Statements

Not vulnerable. cdrecord is not shipped setuid and does not need to be made setuid with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, or 4 packages.
Source: Redhat

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2004-08-23 2004-09-09
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
cdrecord in the cdrtools package before 2.01, when installed setuid root, does not properly drop privileges before execu... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9805 unix
RHBA-2005:447: Updated cdrtools packages oval:com.redhat.rhba:def:20050447 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-0806

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Cdrtools Cdrecord 1.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Cdrtools Cdrecord 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Cdrtools Cdrecord 2

- References For CVE-2004-0806

http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/700326
CERT-VN VU#700326
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/17303
XF cdrecord-rsh-gain-privileges(17303)
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20060401-01-U
SGI 20060401-01-U
http://secunia.com/advisories/19532
SECUNIA 19532
http://seclists.org/lists/bugtraq/2004/Sep/0097.html
BUGTRAQ 20040909 Bugtraq: cdrecord local root exploit
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:091
MANDRAKE MDKSA-2004:091
http://securitytracker.com/id?1011091
SECTRACK 1011091
http://secunia.com/advisories/12481/
SECUNIA 12481
http://www.derkeiler.com/Mailing-Lists/securityfocus/bugtraq/2004-09/0108.html
BUGTRAQ 20040910 CAU-EX-2004-0002: cdrecord-suidshell.sh
http://www.securityfocus.org/bid/11075
BID 11075
https://bugzilla.fedora.us/show_bug.cgi?id=2058
FEDORA FLSA:2058

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-0806

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


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