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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2000-1095

modprobe in the modutils 2.3.x package on Linux systems allows a local user to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters.
Publish Date : 2001-01-09 Last Update Date : 2017-10-09
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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) Execute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat 2000-11-12
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- Products Affected By CVE-2000-1095

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Conectiva Linux 5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Immunix Immunix 6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Immunix Immunix 7.0 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Redhat Linux 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Suse Suse Linux 6.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Suse Suse Linux 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Conectiva Linux 1
Immunix Immunix 2
Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 1
Redhat Linux 1
Suse Suse Linux 2

- References For CVE-2000-1095
REDHAT RHSA-2000:108
BID 1936 Linux modprobe Arbitrary Command Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2000-11-12
XF linux-modprobe-execute-code
DEBIAN 20001120 modutils: local exploit
SUSE SuSE-SA:2000:44
BUGTRAQ 20001112 RedHat 7.0 (and SuSE): modutils + netkit = root compromise. (fwd)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2000-1095

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