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CVE-1999-1176

CVE information

Published

24 years ago

Last Modified

6 years ago

CVSSv2.0 Severity

High

Impact Analysis

Description

Buffer overflow in cidentd ident daemon allows local users to gain root privileges via a long line in the .authlie script..

CVSSv2.0 Score

Severity
High
Base Score
7.2/10
Exploit Score
3.9/10
Access Vector
Local
Access Complexity
Low
Authentication Required
None
Impact Score
10/10
Confidentiality Impact
Complete
Availability Impact
Complete
Integrity Impact
Complete

Products Affected

CPE Affected Vulnerable Excluding Edit
cpe:2.3:a:jidentd:jidentd:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:a:aaron_ledbetter:cidentd:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -