Lumension® Endpoint Intelligence Center

Intelligence Center » Browse All Vulnerabilities » CVE-1999-0084

Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-1999-0084
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:16:25
Published 01 May 1990 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-0084

Summary

Certain NFS servers allow users to use mknod to gain privileges by creating a writable kmem device and setting the UID to 0.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Sun Nfs


References

XF - nfs-mknod(78)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:34:47