Ingres Database Multiple Local Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4615

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.

Description

The remote host is running the Ingres Database.

This version of Ingres is vulnerable to several local vulnerabilities. There is a flaw in the 'verifydb' utility that would allow a local attacker to overwrite critical files. There is a flaw in the 'libbecompat' library that would allow a local attacker to execute a stack overflow. There is a flaw in the 'ingvalidpw' utility that would allow a local user to escalate privileges.

Solution

Upgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.

See Also

http://www.ingres.com/support/security-alert-080108.php

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 4615

Family: Database

Published: 2008/08/06

Modified: 2018/07/11

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSSv3

Base Score: 8.4

Temporal Score: 7.3

Vector: CVSS3#AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ingres:ingres

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-3356, CVE-2008-3389, CVE-2008-3357

BID: 30512