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Overview

Vulnerability Score 10.0 10.0
CVE Id CVE-1999-0203
Last Modified 09 Sep 2008 08:34:00
Published 17 Aug 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-1999-0203

Summary

In Sendmail, attackers can gain root privileges via SMTP by specifying an improper "mail from" address and an invalid "rcpt to" address that would cause the mail to bounce to a program.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Eric Allman Sendmail 8.6.10



Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:34:51