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Vulnerability Score 2.1 2.1
CVE Id CVE-1999-1348
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:19:18
Published 30 Jun 1999 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



Linuxconf on Red Hat Linux 6.0 and earlier does not properly disable PAM-based access to the shutdown command, which could allow local users to cause a denial of service.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Redhat Linux 6.0


BUGTRAQ - 19990630 linuxconf doesn't seem to deal correctly with /etc/pam.d/reboot

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:23