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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-1999-1371
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:19:21
Published 08 Mar 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-1999-1371

Summary

Buffer overflow in /usr/bin/write in Solaris 2.6 and 7 allows local users to gain privileges via a long string in the terminal name argument.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Sun Solaris 2.5.1

  • Sun Solaris 2.6

  • Sun Solaris 7.0


References

XF - solaris-write-bo(7546)

MISC - http://www.securiteam.com/exploits/5ZP0O1P35O.html

BUGTRAQ - 19990308 Solaris "/usr/bin/write" bug


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:24