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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2003-1073

A race condition in the at command for Solaris 2.6 through 9 allows local users to delete arbitrary files via the -r argument with .. (dot dot) sequences in the job name, then modifying the directory structure after at checks permissions to delete the file and before the deletion actually takes place.
Publish Date : 2003-12-31 Last Update Date : 2018-10-30
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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 Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2003-1073

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS SUN Solaris 2.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS SUN Solaris 7.0 * X86 * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS SUN Solaris 8.0 * X86 * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS SUN Solaris 9.0 * X86 * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS SUN Solaris 9.0 * Sparc * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS SUN Sunos - * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS SUN Sunos 5.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS SUN Sunos 5.5.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS SUN Sunos 5.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS SUN Sunos 5.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
SUN Solaris 5
SUN Sunos 5

- References For CVE-2003-1073
BID 6693 Sun Solaris AT Command Race Condition Vulnerability Release Date:2003-01-27
XF solaris-at-directory-traversal(11179)
SECTRACK 1005994
XF solaris-at-race-condition(11180)
BID 6692 Sun Solaris AT Command Arbitrary File Deletion Vulnerability Release Date:2003-01-27
CIAC N-070
VULNWATCH 20030127 Sun Microsystems Solaris at -r job name handling and race condition vulnerabilities
BUGTRAQ 20030127 Sun Microsystems Solaris at -r job name handling and race condition vulnerabilities

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2003-1073

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