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Vulnerability Score 4.6 4.6
CVE Id CVE-1999-1413
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:19:27
Published 03 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



Solaris 2.4 before kernel jumbo patch -35 allows set-gid programs to dump core even if the real user id is not in the set-gid group, which allows local users to overwrite or create files at higher privileges by causing a core dump, e.g. through dmesg.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Sun Solaris 2.4


BID - 296

BUGTRAQ - 19960803 Exploiting Zolaris 2.4 ?? :)

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:24