Vulnerability CVE-2003-1461


Published: 2003-12-31   Modified: 2012-02-12

Description:
Buffer overflow in rwrite for HP-UX 11.0 could allow local users to execute arbitrary code via a long argument. NOTE: the vendor was unable to reproduce the problem on a system that had been patched for an lp vulnerability (CVE-2002-1473).

See advisories in our WLB2 database:
Topic
Author
Date
High
HP-UX 11.0 /usr/lbin/rwrite
bt
24.10.2007

CVSS2 => (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
7.2/10
10/10
3.9/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Local
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Complete
Complete
Complete
Affected software
HP -> Hp-ux 

 References:
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3283
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/320323
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/320371
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/7489
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/11919
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A4897

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