CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2003-0388

Published: Jul 24, 2003 | Modified: Oct 18, 2016
CVSS 3.x
N/A
Source:
NVD
CVSS 2.x
4.6 MEDIUM
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

pam_wheel in Linux-PAM 0.78, with the trust option enabled and the use_uid option disabled, allows local users to spoof log entries and gain privileges by causing getlogin() to return a spoofed user name.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Linux_pam Andrew_morgan * 0.77
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 RedHat pam *

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