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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-1199

The getdbm procedure in ypxfrd allows local users to read arbitrary files, and remote attackers to read databases outside /var/yp, via a directory traversal and symlink attack on the domain and map arguments.
Publish Date : 2002-10-28 Last Update Date : 2018-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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) Directory traversal
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
ypxfrd File Disclosure Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2423 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2002-1199

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Caldera Openlinux 2.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Caldera Openlinux 2.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Caldera Openlinux 2.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS SCO Openserver 5.0.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS SCO Openserver 5.0.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS SCO Openserver 5.0.6a * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS SUN Solaris 9.0 * Sparc * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS SUN Sunos 5.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS SUN Sunos 5.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Caldera Openlinux 3
SCO Openserver 3
SUN Solaris 1
SUN Sunos 2

- References For CVE-2002-1199
BUGTRAQ 20021010 Multiple vendor ypxfrd map handling vulnerability
XF ypxfrd-file-disclosure(10329)
BID 5937 ypxfrd Local File Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-11
CERT-VN VU#538033
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2423

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-1199

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