CVE-1999-1217

Summary

The PATH in Windows NT includes the current working directory (.), which could allow local users to gain privileges by placing Trojan horse programs with the same name as commonly used system programs into certain directories.

Technical Details

CVSSv2 Score:

4.6

CWE ID:

NVD-CWE-Other

Published Date:

Friday 25th of July 1997

Modified Date:

Tuesday 10th of October 2017

CVSSv2 Score:
  • Access Vector: Local
  • Access Complexity: Low
  • Authentication Required: None
  • Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  • Integrity Impact: Partial
  • Availability Impact: Partial
Common Platform Enumeration (CPE) Affected: Common Platform Enumeration (CPE) List:

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