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436107: CVE-2008-0889 directory server: insecure permissions on fedora/redhat-idm-console

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Red Hat Directory Server 8.0, when running on Red Hat Enterprise Linux, uses insecure permissions for the redhat-idm-console script, which allows local users to execute arbitrary code by modifying the script.

Find out more about CVE-2008-0889 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 7.2
Base Metrics AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Directory Server 8.0 (for AS v. 4) (redhat-idm-console) RHSA-2008:0191 2008-03-19
Red Hat Directory Server 8 (for RHEL 5 Server) (redhat-idm-console) RHSA-2008:0191 2008-03-19

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