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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-1999-1399
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:19:25
Published 20 Aug 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-1999-1399

Summary

spaceball program in SpaceWare 7.3 v1.0 in IRIX 6.2 allows local users to gain root privileges by setting the HOSTNAME environmental variable to contain the commands to be executed.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Sgi Irix 6.2


References

BID - 471

BUGTRAQ - 19970820 SpaceWare 7.3 v1.0


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:24