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Overview

Vulnerability Score 10.0 10.0
CVE Id CVE-1999-0973
Last Modified 09 Sep 2008 08:36:34
Published 07 Dec 1999 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-0973

Summary

Buffer overflow in Solaris snoop program allows remote attackers to gain root privileges via a long domain name when snoop is running in verbose mode.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Sun Solaris 2.3

  • Sun Solaris 2.4

  • Sun Solaris 2.5

  • Sun Solaris 2.5.1

  • Sun Solaris 2.6

  • Sun Solaris 7.0


References

BID - 858


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:13