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Overview

Vulnerability Score 10.0 10.0
CVE Id CVE-1999-0073
Last Modified 09 Sep 2008 08:33:40
Published 13 Oct 1995 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-0073

Summary

Telnet allows a remote client to specify environment variables including LD_LIBRARY_PATH, allowing an attacker to bypass the normal system libraries and gain root access.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Digital Osf 1 1.2

  • Digital Osf 1 1.3

  • Digital Osf 1 2.0

  • Digital Osf 1 3.0

  • Digital Osf 1 3.2

  • Digital Unix 3.2g

  • Digital Unix 4.0

  • Sgi Irix 5.0

  • Sgi Irix 5.0.1

  • Sgi Irix 5.1

  • Sgi Irix 5.1.1

  • Sgi Irix 5.2

  • Sgi Irix 5.3

  • Sgi Irix 6.0

  • Sgi Irix 6.0.1

  • Sgi Irix 6.1

  • Sgi Irix 6.2

  • Sgi Irix 6.3



Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:34:47