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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-5007

Untrusted search path vulnerability in uucp in IBM AIX 5.2.0 and 5.3.0 allows local users to local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse program involving uux.
Publish Date : 2006-09-26 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.6
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 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) Gain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-5007

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS IBM AIX 5.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS IBM AIX 5.3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
IBM AIX 2

- References For CVE-2006-5007

http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/3770
VUPEN ADV-2006-3770
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/29156
XF aix-uucp-privilege-escalation(29156)
ftp://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/README CONFIRM
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IY88565
AIXAPAR IY88565
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IY88614
AIXAPAR IY88614
http://secunia.com/advisories/22105
SECUNIA 22105
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20196
BID 20196 IBM AIX UUCP Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2006-09-25
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016921
SECTRACK 1016921

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-5007

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


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