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Overview

Vulnerability Score 10.0 10.0
CVE Id CVE-1999-0101
Last Modified 09 Sep 2008 08:33:45
Published 10 Dec 1996 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-0101

Summary

Buffer overflow in AIX and Solaris "gethostbyname" library call allows root access through corrupt DNS host names.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Ibm Aix 3.2

  • Ibm Aix 4.1

  • Ibm Aix 4.2


References

CIAC - H-13


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:34:48