Lumension® Endpoint Intelligence Center

Intelligence Center » Browse All Vulnerabilities » CVE-1999-0131

Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-1999-0131
Last Modified 09 Sep 2008 08:33:49
Published 11 Sep 1996 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-0131

Summary

Buffer overflow and denial of service in Sendmail 8.7.5 and earlier through GECOS field gives root access to local users.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Bsdi Bsd Os 2.1

  • Digital Osf 1 1.3.2

  • Freebsd 2.1.5

  • Hp-ux 10.01

  • Hp-ux 10.10

  • Hp-ux 10.20

  • Ibm Aix 3.2

  • Ibm Aix 4.1

  • Ibm Aix 4.2

  • Redhat Linux 3.0.3

  • Sco Internet Faststart 1.0

  • Sco Openserver 5.0

  • Sco Openserver 5.0.2

Application

  • Eric Allman Sendmail 8.6

  • Eric Allman Sendmail 8.7.1

  • Eric Allman Sendmail 8.7.2

  • Eric Allman Sendmail 8.7.3

  • Eric Allman Sendmail 8.7.4

  • Eric Allman Sendmail 8.7.5


References

BID - 717


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:34:49