CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2004-0850

Published: Dec 23, 2004 | Modified: Jul 11, 2017
CVSS 3.x
N/A
Source:
NVD
CVSS 2.x
7.2 HIGH
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

Star before 1.5_alpha46 does not drop the effective user ID (euid) before calling external programs, which could allow local users to gain privileges by modifying the RSH environment variable to reference a malicious program.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Star_tape_archiver Joerg_schilling 1.5_a45 1.5_a45

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