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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-1999-1114
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:18:45
Published 08 Apr 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-1999-1114

Summary

Buffer overflow in Korn Shell (ksh) suid_exec program on IRIX 6.x and earlier, and possibly other operating systems, allows local users to gain root privileges.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Sgi Irix 5.0

  • Sgi Irix 5.0.1

  • Sgi Irix 5.1

  • Sgi Irix 5.1.1

  • Sgi Irix 5.2

  • Sgi Irix 5.3

  • Sgi Irix 6.0

  • Sgi Irix 6.0.1

  • Sgi Irix 6.1

  • Sgi Irix 6.2

  • Sgi Irix 6.3

  • Sgi Irix 6.4


References

XF - ksh-suid_exec(2100)

BID - 467

CIAC - H-15A

SGI - 19980405-01-I

AUSCERT - AA-96.17


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:16