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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.6 7.6
CVE Id CVE-1999-1183
Last Modified 21 Aug 2013 12:05:33
Published 02 Apr 1998 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity HIGH
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-1183

Summary

System Manager sysmgr GUI in SGI IRIX 6.4 and 6.3 allows remote attackers to execute commands by providing a trojan horse (1) runtask or (2) runexec descriptor file, which is used to execute a System Manager Task when the user's Mailcap entry supports the x-sgi-task or x-sgi-exec type.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Sgi Irix 6.3

  • Sgi Irix 6.4


References

SGI - 19980403-02-PX

SGI - 19980403-01-PX

XF - sgi-mailcap(809)

OSVDB - 8556


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