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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-1942

The Solaris 9 patches 113579-02 through 113579-05, and 114342-02 through 114342-05, prevent ypserv and ypxfrd from properly restricting access to secure NIS maps, which allows local users to use ypcat or ypmatch to extract the contents of a secure map such as passwd.adjunct.byname.
Publish Date : 2004-04-19 Last Update Date : 2017-07-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 User
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-1942

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application SUN Patch Manager 113579-02 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application SUN Patch Manager 113579-03 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application SUN Patch Manager 113579-04 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application SUN Patch Manager 113579-05 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application SUN Patch Manager 114342-02 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application SUN Patch Manager 114342-03 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application SUN Patch Manager 114342-04 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application SUN Patch Manager 114342-05 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
SUN Patch Manager 8

- References For CVE-2004-1942
BUGTRAQ 20040419 Solaris 9 patch 113579-03 introduces a NIS security bug
XF solaris-nis-unauth-privileges(15908)
BID 10261 Sun Solaris Patch Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2004-04-30
CIAC O-144

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-1942

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