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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-1999-1107
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:18:44
Published 18 Nov 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-1999-1107

Summary

Buffer overflow in kppp in KDE allows local users to gain root access via a long PATH environmental variable.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Kde 1.0


References

XF - kde-kppp-path-bo(1650)

BUGTRAQ - 19981118 Multiple KDE security vulnerabilities (root compromise)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:16