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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-1999-0297
Last Modified 09 Sep 2008 08:34:14
Published 12 Dec 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-1999-0297

Summary

Buffer overflow in Vixie Cron library up to version 3.0 allows local users to obtain root access via a long environmental variable.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Bsdi Bsd Os 2.1

  • Freebsd 2.1.0

  • Netbsd 2.0.4

  • Redhat Linux

Application

  • Paul Vixie Vixie Cron 3.0



Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:34:54