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Overview

Vulnerability Score 2.1 2.1
CVE Id CVE-1999-1499
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:19:40
Published 10 Apr 1998 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-1499

Summary

named in ISC BIND 4.9 and 8.1 allows local users to destroy files via a symlink attack on (1) named_dump.db when root kills the process with a SIGINT, or (2) named.stats when SIGIOT is used.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Isc Bind 4.9

  • Isc Bind 8.1


References

BID - 80

BUGTRAQ - 19980410 BIND 4.9.7 named follows symlinks, clobbers anything


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:28