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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-1999-1491
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:19:39
Published 02 Feb 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-1999-1491

Summary

abuse.console in Red Hat 2.1 uses relative pathnames to find and execute the undrv program, which allows local users to execute arbitrary commands via a path that points to a Trojan horse program.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Redhat Linux 2.1


References

BID - 354

BUGTRAQ - 19960202 abuse Red Hat 2.1 security hole


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:28