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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.6 4.6
CVE Id CVE-1999-1337
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:01:44
Published 01 Aug 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-1999-1337

Summary

FTP client in Midnight Commander (mc) before 4.5.11 stores usernames and passwords for visited sites in plaintext in the world-readable history file, which allows other local users to gain privileges.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Midnight Commander 4.5.11


References

BUGTRAQ - 19990801 midnight commander vulnerability(?) (fwd)

OSVDB - 5921

XF - midnight-commander-data-disclosure(9873)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:23