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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2011-0468

The aaa_base package before 11.3-8.9.1 in SUSE openSUSE 11.3, and before 11.4-54.62.1 in openSUSE 11.4, allows local users to gain privileges via shell metacharacters in a filename, related to tab expansion.
Publish Date : 2011-04-04 Last Update Date : 2017-08-16
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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 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 264

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2011-0468 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2011-0468

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Novell Opensuse 11.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Novell Opensuse 11.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Novell Opensuse 2

- References For CVE-2011-0468
BID 46983 openSUSE 'aaa_base' Package Tab Expansion Local Privilege-Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2011-03-22 CONFIRM
XF aaabase-filename-privilege-escalation(66245) CONFIRM
SUSE SUSE-SR:2011:005
MLIST [opensuse-updates] 20110322 openSUSE-SU-2011:0207-1 (moderate): aaa_base security update

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2011-0468

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