CVE-2004-0887

high
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Description

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9 on the S/390 platform does not properly handle a certain privileged instruction, which allows local users to gain root privileges.

References

http://secunia.com/advisories/19369

http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1018

http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2004_37_kernel.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/11489

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/17801

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2005-01-27

Updated: 2017-07-11

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.2

Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (2 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
22560Debian DSA-1018-2 : kernel-source-2.4.27 - several vulnerabilitiesNessusDebian Local Security Checks
high
15528SUSE-SA:2004:037: kernelNessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high