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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-1329

Untrusted execution path vulnerability in the diag commands (1) lsmcode, (2) diag_exec, (3) invscout, and (4) invscoutd in AIX 5.1 through 5.3 allows local users to execute arbitrary programs by modifying the DIAGNOSTICS environment variable to point to a malicious Dctrl program.
Publish Date : 2004-12-20 Last Update Date : 2018-10-19
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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 Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-1329

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS IBM AIX 5.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS IBM AIX 5.1l * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS IBM AIX 5.2 L * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS IBM AIX 5.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS IBM AIX 5.2.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS IBM AIX 5.3 L * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS IBM AIX 5.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions

- References For CVE-2004-1329
BUGTRAQ 20070402 Re: AIX 4.3 lsmcode local root command execution
BID 12041 IBM AIX Diag Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerabilities Release Date:2004-12-20
BUGTRAQ 20041220 AIX 5.1/5.2/5.3 local root exploits
XF aix-diagnostics-gain-privileges(18620)
BUGTRAQ 20070330 AIX 4.3 lsmcode local root command execution

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-1329

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