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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2014-2972

expand.c in Exim before 4.83 expands mathematical comparisons twice, which allows local users to gain privileges and execute arbitrary commands via a crafted lookup value.
Publish Date : 2014-09-04 Last Update Date : 2016-12-02
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.6
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) Execute CodeGain privileges
CWE ID 189

- Products Affected By CVE-2014-2972

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Exim Exim 4.00 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Exim Exim 4.01 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Exim Exim 4.02 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Exim Exim 4.03 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Exim Exim 4.04 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Exim Exim 4.05 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Exim Exim 4.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Exim Exim 4.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Exim Exim 4.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Exim Exim 4.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Exim Exim 4.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Exim Exim 4.21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Exim Exim 4.22 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Exim Exim 4.23 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Exim Exim 4.24 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Exim Exim 4.30 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Exim Exim 4.31 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Exim Exim 4.32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Exim Exim 4.33 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Exim Exim 4.34 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Exim Exim 4.40 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Exim Exim 4.41 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Exim Exim 4.42 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Exim Exim 4.43 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Exim Exim 4.44 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Exim Exim 4.50 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Exim Exim 4.51 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Exim Exim 4.52 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Exim Exim 4.53 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Exim Exim 4.54 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Exim Exim 4.60 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Exim Exim 4.61 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Exim Exim 4.62 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Exim Exim 4.63 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Exim Exim 4.64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Exim Exim 4.65 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Exim Exim 4.66 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Exim Exim 4.67 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Exim Exim 4.68 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Exim Exim 4.69 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Exim Exim 4.70 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Exim Exim 4.71 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Exim Exim 4.72 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Exim Exim 4.73 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Exim Exim 4.74 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Exim Exim 4.75 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 Application Exim Exim 4.76 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 Application Exim Exim 4.77 Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 Application Exim Exim 4.80 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 Application Exim Exim 4.80.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 Application Exim Exim 4.82 Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 Application Exim Exim 4.82.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Exim Exim 52

- References For CVE-2014-2972

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201607-12
GENTOO GLSA-201607-12
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1122552 CONFIRM
https://lists.exim.org/lurker/message/20140722.145949.42c043f5.en.html
MLIST [exim] 20140722 [exim] Exim 4.83 Released
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2014-August/136264.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2014-8865
http://git.exim.org/exim.git/commitdiff/7685ce68148a083d7759e78d01aa5198fc099c44 CONFIRM
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2933-1
UBUNTU USN-2933-1
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2014-August/136251.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2014-8803
https://lists.exim.org/lurker/message/20140722.152452.d6c019e8.en.html
MLIST [exim] 20140722 [exim] Exim Security Advisory CVE-2014-2972

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2014-2972

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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