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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.6 4.6
CVE Id CVE-1999-1187
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:18:55
Published 26 Aug 1996 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-1187

Summary

Pine before version 3.94 allows local users to gain privileges via a symlink attack on a lockfile that is created when a user receives new mail.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Freebsd 2.1.0

  • Slackware Linux 3.0

Application

  • University Of Washington Pine 3.94


References

XF - pine-tmpfile(416)

BUGTRAQ - 19960826 [BUG] Vulnerability in PINE


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:19