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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-1999-0298
Last Modified 09 Sep 2008 08:34:14
Published 05 Feb 1997 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-0298

Summary

ypbind with -ypset and -ypsetme options activated in Linux Slackware and SunOS allows local and remote attackers to overwrite files via a .. (dot dot) attack.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Slackware Linux 2.1

  • Slackware Linux 2.2

  • Slackware Linux 2.3

  • Sunos 4.1.3

  • Sunos 4.1.4


References

NAI - 19970205 Vulnerabilities in Ypbind when run with -ypset/-ypsetme


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:34:54