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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-1999-0062
Last Modified 09 Sep 2008 08:33:39
Published 03 Aug 1998 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-0062

Summary

The chpass command in OpenBSD allows a local user to gain root access through file descriptor leakage.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Openbsd 2.3


References

OSVDB - 7559


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:34:47