CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2004-1452

Published: Dec 31, 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

Tomcat before 5.0.27-r3 in Gentoo Linux sets the default permissions on the init scripts as tomcat:tomcat, but executes the scripts with root privileges, which could allow local users in the tomcat group to execute arbitrary commands as root by modifying the scripts.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Linux Gentoo 0.5 0.5
Linux Gentoo 0.7 0.7
Linux Gentoo 1.1a 1.1a
Linux Gentoo 1.2 1.2
Linux Gentoo 1.4 1.4
Linux Gentoo 1.4 1.4
Linux Gentoo 1.4 1.4
Linux Gentoo 1.4 1.4

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