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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-1999-1541
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:19:46
Published 04 Oct 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-1999-1541

Summary

shell-lock in Cactus Software Shell Lock allows local users to read or modify decoded shell files before they are executed, via a symlink attack on a temporary file.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Cactus Software Shell-lock


References

XF - cactus-shell-lock-root-privs(3358)

L0PHT - 19991004

BUGTRAQ - 19991005 Cactus Software's shell-lock


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:29