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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2000-0438

Buffer overflow in fdmount on Linux systems allows local users in the "floppy" group to execute arbitrary commands via a long mountpoint parameter.
Publish Date : 2000-05-22 Last Update Date : 2008-09-10
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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 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 CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2000-0438

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Caldera Openlinux 7.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Slackware Slackware Linux 3.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Slackware Slackware Linux 3.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Slackware Slackware Linux 3.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Slackware Slackware Linux 3.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Slackware Slackware Linux 3.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Slackware Slackware Linux 4.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Suse Suse Linux 4.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Suse Suse Linux 4.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Suse Suse Linux 4.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Suse Suse Linux 4.4.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Suse Suse Linux 5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Suse Suse Linux 5.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Suse Suse Linux 5.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Suse Suse Linux 5.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Suse Suse Linux 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Suse Suse Linux 6.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Suse Suse Linux 6.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Suse Suse Linux 6.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Suse Suse Linux 6.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS Suse Suse Linux 7.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Turbolinux Turbolinux 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS Turbolinux Turbolinux 6.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS Turbolinux Turbolinux 6.0.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Caldera Openlinux 1
Slackware Slackware Linux 6
Suse Suse Linux 14
Turbolinux Turbolinux 3

- References For CVE-2000-0438
BID 1239 Multiple Linux Vendor fdmount Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2000-05-22
BUGTRAQ 20000522 fdmount buffer overflow

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2000-0438

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