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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-1999-0434
Last Modified 09 Sep 2008 08:34:31
Published 30 Mar 1999 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-0434

Summary

XFree86 xfs command is vulnerable to a symlink attack, allowing local users to create files in restricted directories, possibly allowing them to gain privileges or cause a denial of service.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Caldera Openlinux 1.2

  • Debian Linux 2.0

  • Debian Linux 2.1

  • Netbsd 1.3.3

  • Redhat Linux 5.1

  • Suse Linux 5.3


References

BID - 359


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:34:58