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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-1999-1227
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:19:01
Published 30 Jul 1999 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-1227

Summary

Ethereal allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the packet capture file.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Ethereal Group Ethereal


References

XF - ethereal-dev-capturec-root(3334)

MISC - http://www.ethereal.com/lists/ethereal-dev/199907/msg00130.html

MISC - http://www.ethereal.com/lists/ethereal-dev/199907/msg00126.html


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:20