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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.6 4.6
CVE Id CVE-1999-1352
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:19:19
Published 28 Sep 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-1999-1352

Summary

mknod in Linux 2.2 follows symbolic links, which could allow local users to overwrite files or gain privileges.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.0


References

BUGTRAQ - 19990928 Re: [Fwd: Truth about ssh 1.2.27 vulnerabiltiy]


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:23