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Vulnerability Score 2.1 2.1
CVE Id CVE-1999-1394
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:19:25
Published 02 Jul 1999 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



BSD 4.4 based operating systems, when running at security level 1, allow the root user to clear the immutable and append-only flags for files by unmounting the file system and using a file system editor such as fsdb to directly modify the file through a device.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Bsd 4.4


BUGTRAQ - 19990702 BSD-fileflags

BID - 510

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:24