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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.6 4.6
CVE Id CVE-1999-1317
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:19:14
Published 31 Dec 1999 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-1317

Summary

Windows NT 4.0 SP4 and earlier allows local users to gain privileges by modifying the symbolic link table in the \?? object folder using a different case letter (upper or lower) to point to a different device.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0


References

MSKB - Q222159

NTBUGTRAQ - 19990314 AW: [ ALERT ] Case Sensitivity and Symbolic Links

NTBUGTRAQ - 19990312 [ ALERT ] Case Sensitivity and Symbolic Links

XF - nt-symlink-case(7398)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:22