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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-1453

GNU glibc 2.3.4 before, 2.3.3 before, and 2.3.2 before 2.3.2-r10 does not restrict the use of LD_DEBUG for a setuid program, which allows local users to gain sensitive information, such as the list of symbols used by the program.
Publish Date : 2004-12-31 Last Update Date : 2017-10-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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)
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 low 2004-08-17
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
GNU glibc 2.3.4 before, 2.3.3 before, and 2.3.2 before 2.3.2-r10 does not restrict the use... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10762 unix
RHSA-2005:256: glibc security update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050256 unix
RHSA-2005:256: glibc security update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005256 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2004-1453

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application GNU Glibc 2.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application GNU Glibc 2.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application GNU Glibc 2.0.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application GNU Glibc 2.0.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application GNU Glibc 2.0.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application GNU Glibc 2.0.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application GNU Glibc 2.0.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application GNU Glibc 2.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application GNU Glibc 2.1.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application GNU Glibc * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application GNU Glibc 2.1.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application GNU Glibc 2.1.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application GNU Glibc * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application GNU Glibc 2.1.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application GNU Glibc 2.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application GNU Glibc 2.2.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application GNU Glibc 2.2.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application GNU Glibc 2.2.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application GNU Glibc 2.2.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application GNU Glibc 2.2.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application GNU Glibc 2.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application GNU Glibc 2.3.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application GNU Glibc 2.3.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application GNU Glibc 2.3.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application GNU Glibc 2.3.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
GNU Glibc 25

- References For CVE-2004-1453
REDHAT RHSA-2005:256
BID 10963 GNU GLibC LD_DEBUG Local Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2010-08-05
REDHAT RHSA-2005:261
GENTOO GLSA-200408-16
XF glibc-suid-info-disclosure(17006)
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10762

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-1453

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