CVE-2000-0829

Summary

The tmpwatch utility in Red Hat Linux forks a new process for each directory level, which allows local users to cause a denial of service by creating deeply nested directories in /tmp or /var/tmp/.

Technical Details

CVSSv2 Score:

2.1

CWE ID:

NVD-CWE-Other

Published Date:

Tuesday 14th of November 2000

Modified Date:

Tuesday 10th of October 2017

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

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