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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-6558 (1 public exploit)

Untrusted search path vulnerability in (1) hvdisp and (2) rcvm in ReliantHA 1.1.4 in SCO UnixWare 7.1.4 allows local users to gain root privileges by modifying the RELIANT_PATH environment variable to point to a malicious bin/hvenv program.
Publish Date : 2009-03-30 Last Update Date : 2009-07-24
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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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID 20

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-6558

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS SCO Unixware 7.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Unixware Reliantha 1.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
SCO Unixware 1
Unixware Reliantha 1

- References For CVE-2008-6558

ftp://ftp.sco.com/pub/unixware7/714/security/p534850/p534850.txt
SCO SCOSA-2008.3
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28624
BID 28624 SCO UnixWare Reliant HA 'RELIANT_PATH' Local Input Validation Vulnerability Release Date:2008-07-04
Exploit! http://www.milw0rm.com/exploits/5356
MILW0RM 5356
http://secunia.com/advisories/30921
SECUNIA 30921
http://osvdb.org/46707
OSVDB 46707
http://osvdb.org/46706
OSVDB 46706

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-6558

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


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