CVE-1999-1468

Summary

rdist in various UNIX systems uses popen to execute sendmail, which allows local users to gain root privileges by modifying the IFS (Internal Field Separator) variable.

Technical Details

CVSSv2 Score:

6.2

CWE ID:

NVD-CWE-Other

Published Date:

Tuesday 22nd of October 1991

Modified Date:

Wednesday 10th of September 2008

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

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