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Overview

Vulnerability Score 10.0 10.0
CVE Id CVE-1999-1584
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:19:52
Published 31 Dec 1999 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-1584

Summary

Unknown vulnerability in (1) loadmodule, and (2) modload if modload is installed with setuid/setgid privileges, in SunOS 4.1.1 through 4.1.3c, and Open Windows 3.0, allows local users to gain root privileges via environment variables, a different vulnerability than CVE-1999-1586.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Sunos 4.1.1

  • Sunos 4.1.2

  • Sunos 4.1.3

  • Sunos 4.1.3c

Application

  • Sun Openwindows 3.0


References

CERT - CA-93.18

SUN - 00124


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:30