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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-1999-1139
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:18:48
Published 01 Sep 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-1999-1139

Summary

Character-Terminal User Environment (CUE) in HP-UX 11.0 and earlier allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files and gain root privileges via a symlink attack on the IOERROR.mytty file.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Hp-ux 11.00


References

HP - HPSBUX9801-074

BUGTRAQ - 19980121 HP-UX CUE, CUD and LAND vulnerabilities

BUGTRAQ - 19970901 HP UX Bug :)

XF - hp-cue(2007)

CIAC - I-027B


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:18