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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2003-0188

lv reads a .lv file from the current working directory, which allows local users to execute arbitrary commands as other lv users by placing malicious .lv files into other directories.
Publish Date : 2003-06-09 Last Update Date : 2017-10-10
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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 2003-04-27
Redhat low 2003-05-16
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Multilingual File Viewer .lv File Sneak Attack Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:430 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-2003-0188

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application LV LV 4.49.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application LV LV 4.49.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application LV LV 4.49.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application LV LV 4.49.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Redhat Linux 7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Redhat Linux 7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Redhat Linux 7.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Redhat Linux 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Redhat Linux 9.0 I386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Redhat LV 4.49.4-9 I386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Redhat LV 4.49.4-1 I386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Redhat LV 4.49.4-3 I386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Redhat LV 4.49.4-7 I386 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Redhat Linux 5
Redhat LV 4

- References For CVE-2003-0188
REDHAT RHSA-2003:169
TURBO TLSA-2003-35
REDHAT RHSA-2003:167

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2003-0188

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

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