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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-1507

The default configuration in OpenAFS 1.4.x before 1.4.4 and 1.5.x before 1.5.17 supports setuid programs within the local cell, which might allow attackers to gain privileges by spoofing a response to an AFS cache manager FetchStatus request, and setting setuid and root ownership for files in the cache.
Publish Date : 2007-03-20 Last Update Date : 2017-07-29
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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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-1507

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Openafs Openafs 1.4.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Openafs Openafs 1.4.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Openafs Openafs 1.4.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Openafs Openafs 1.4.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Openafs Openafs 1.4.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Openafs Openafs 1.5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Openafs Openafs 1.5.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Openafs Openafs 1.5.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Openafs Openafs 1.5.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Openafs Openafs 1.5.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Openafs Openafs 1.5.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Openafs Openafs 1.5.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Openafs Openafs 1.5.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Openafs Openafs 1.5.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Openafs Openafs 1.5.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Openafs Openafs 1.5.11 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Openafs Openafs 1.5.12 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Openafs Openafs 1.5.13 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Openafs Openafs 1.5.14 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Openafs Openafs 1.5.15 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Openafs Openafs 1.5.16 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Openafs Openafs 21

- References For CVE-2007-1507
GENTOO GLSA-200704-03
BID 23060 OpenAFS FetchStatus Reply Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2007-04-05
SECTRACK 1017807
MLIST [OpenAFS-announce] 20070320 OpenAFS Security Advisory 2007-001: privilege escalation in Unix-based clients
MLIST [OpenAFS-announce] 20070319 OpenAFS 1.5.17 release available
MLIST [OpenAFS-announce] 20070319 OpenAFS 1.4.4 available
VUPEN ADV-2007-1033
XF openafs-setuid-privilege-escalation(33180)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-1507

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