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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-1999-0962
Last Modified 09 Sep 2008 08:36:15
Published 14 May 1997 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-0962

Summary

Buffer overflow in HPUX passwd command allows local users to gain root privileges via a command line option.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Hp-ux 10

  • Hp-ux 9


References

HP - HPSBUX9701-045

OSVDB - 6415


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:12