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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-0536

Format string vulnerability in Tripwire commercial 4.0.1 and earlier, including 2.4, and open source 2.3.1 and earlier, allows local users to gain privileges via format string specifiers in a file name, which is used in the generation of an email report.
Publish Date : 2004-08-06 Last Update Date : 2017-07-11
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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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
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 important 2004-06-02
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- Products Affected By CVE-2004-0536

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Tripwire Tripwire 2.2.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Tripwire Tripwire 2.3.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Tripwire Tripwire 2.3.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Tripwire Tripwire * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Tripwire Tripwire 2.4.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Tripwire Tripwire 2.4.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Tripwire Tripwire 3.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Tripwire Tripwire 3.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Tripwire Tripwire 4.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Tripwire Tripwire 4.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Tripwire Tripwire 4.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Tripwire Tripwire 11

- References For CVE-2004-0536
REDHAT RHSA-2004:244
BUGTRAQ 20040603 Re: Format String Vulnerability in Tripwire
BUGTRAQ 20040602 Format String Vulnerability in Tripwire
XF tripwire-fprintf-format-string(16309)
GENTOO GLSA-200406-02
BID 10454 Tripwire Email Reporting Format String Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-12

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-0536

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