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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-0172

/dev/ipfilter on SGI IRIX 6.5 is installed by /dev/MAKEDEV with insecure default permissions (644), which could allow a local user to cause a denial of service (traffic disruption).
Publish Date : 2002-05-16 Last Update Date : 2008-09-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2002-0172

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS SGI Irix 6.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS SGI Irix 6.5.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS SGI Irix 6.5.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS SGI Irix 6.5.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS SGI Irix 6.5.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS SGI Irix 6.5.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS SGI Irix 6.5.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS SGI Irix 6.5.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS SGI Irix 6.5.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS SGI Irix 6.5.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS SGI Irix 6.5.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
SGI Irix 11

- References For CVE-2002-0172
OSVDB 4695
BID 4648 SGI Irix Insecure IPFilter Device Permissions Vulnerability Release Date:2002-04-30
CERT-VN VU#770891
SGI 20020408-01-I
XF irix-ipfilter-dos(8960)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-0172

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