Executive Summary

Informations
Name CVE-2007-1716 First vendor Publication 2007-03-27
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2011-03-07

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:L/AC:H/Au:M/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Cvss Base Score 3.4 Attack Range Local
Cvss Impact Score 6.4 Attack Complexity High
Cvss Expoit Score 1.2 Authentication Requires multiple instances
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Security Protection

Impacts Provides unauthorized access : Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service.

Detail

pam_console does not properly restore ownership for certain console devices when there are multiple users logged into the console and one user logs out, which might allow local users to gain privileges.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-1716

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

idName
CWE-708Incorrect Ownership Assignment

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11483
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11483
Title: pam_console does not properly restore ownership for certain console devices when there are multiple users logged into the console and one user logs out, which might allow local users to gain privileges.
Description: pam_console does not properly restore ownership for certain console devices when there are multiple users logged into the console and one user logs out, which might allow local users to gain privileges.
Family: unix Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2007-1716
Version: 5
Platform(s): Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
CentOS Linux 3
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
CentOS Linux 4
Oracle Linux 4
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
CentOS Linux 5
Oracle Linux 5
Product(s):
Definition Synopsis:

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Os1

OpenVAS Exploits

DateDescription
2008-09-24Name : Gentoo Security Advisory GLSA 200711-23 (vmware-workstation vmware-player)
File : nvt/glsa_200711_23.nasl

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

idDescription
37271pam_console Console Device Permission Restoration Weakness

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2013-07-12Name : The remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : oraclelinux_ELSA-2007-0465.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-06-28Name : The remote CentOS host is missing one or more security updates.
File : centos_RHSA-2007-0737.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-08-01Name : The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : sl_20071109_pam_on_SL5.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-08-01Name : The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : sl_20071115_pam_on_SL4_x.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-08-01Name : The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : sl_20070611_pam_on_SL3.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-07-27Name : The remote VMware ESX host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : vmware_VMSA-2007-0006.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2007-11-20Name : The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : gentoo_GLSA-200711-23.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2007-11-16Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
File : redhat-RHSA-2007-0737.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2007-11-08Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
File : redhat-RHSA-2007-0555.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2007-06-14Name : The remote CentOS host is missing one or more security updates.
File : centos_RHSA-2007-0465.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2007-06-12Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
File : redhat-RHSA-2007-0465.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Internal Sources (Detail)

SourceUrl
CONFIRM http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-526.htm
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=230823
FULLDISC http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2007-September/065902.html
GENTOO http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200711-23.xml
OSVDB http://osvdb.org/37271
REDHAT http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0465.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0555.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0737.html
SECUNIA http://secunia.com/advisories/25631
http://secunia.com/advisories/25894
http://secunia.com/advisories/26909
http://secunia.com/advisories/27590
http://secunia.com/advisories/27706
http://secunia.com/advisories/28319
SGI ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20070602-01-P.asc
VUPEN http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3229

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