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Vulnerability Score 3.6 3.6
CVE Id CVE-1999-1498
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:19:40
Published 06 Apr 1998 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



Slackware Linux 3.4 pkgtool allows local attacker to read and write to arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the reply file.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Slackware Linux 3.4


BID - 82

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:28