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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-1999-1309
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:19:13
Published 30 Aug 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-1999-1309

Summary

Sendmail before 8.6.7 allows local users to gain root access via a large value in the debug (-d) command line option.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Sendmail 8.6.7


References

CERT - CA-1994-12

BUGTRAQ - 19940315 Security problem in sendmail versions 8.x.x

BUGTRAQ - 19940315 anyone know details?

BUGTRAQ - 19940314 sendmail -d problem (OLD yet still here)

XF - sendmail-debug-gain-root(7155)

BUGTRAQ - 19940327 sendmail exploit script - resend

BUGTRAQ - 19940315 so...


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:22