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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-3894

Multiple untrusted search path vulnerabilities in dstat before 0.7.0 allow local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse Python module in (1) the current working directory or (2) a certain subdirectory of the current working directory.
Publish Date : 2009-11-29 Last Update Date : 2017-09-19
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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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified 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 moderate
AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C 2009-11-17 2009-11-25
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
ELSA-2009:1619: dstat security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22938 unix
Multiple untrusted search path vulnerabilities in dstat before 0.7.0 allow local users to gain privileges via a Trojan h... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8969 unix
RHSA-2009:1619 -- dstat security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:29382 unix
RHSA-2009:1619: dstat security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20091619 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-2009-3894

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Dag.wieers Dstat * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Dag.wieers Dstat 0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Dag.wieers Dstat 0.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Dag.wieers Dstat 0.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Dag.wieers Dstat 0.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Dag.wieers Dstat 0.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Dag.wieers Dstat 0.5.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Dag.wieers Dstat 0.5.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Dag.wieers Dstat 0.5.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Dag.wieers Dstat 0.5.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Dag.wieers Dstat 0.5.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Dag.wieers Dstat 0.5.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Dag.wieers Dstat 0.5.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Dag.wieers Dstat 0.5.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Dag.wieers Dstat 0.5.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Dag.wieers Dstat 0.6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Dag.wieers Dstat 0.6.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Dag.wieers Dstat 0.6.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Dag.wieers Dstat 0.6.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Dag.wieers Dstat 0.6.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Dag.wieers Dstat 0.6.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Dag.wieers Dstat 0.6.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Dag.wieers Dstat 0.6.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Dag.wieers Dstat 0.6.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Dag.wieers Dstat 24

- References For CVE-2009-3894
BID 37131 Dag Wieers Dstat 'sys.path' Search Path Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2010-01-11 CONFIRM
OSVDB 60511
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8969

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-3894

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