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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-1999-1586
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 LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-1586

Summary

loadmodule in SunOS 4.1.x, as used by xnews, does not properly sanitize its environment, which allows local users to gain privileges, a different vulnerability than CVE-1999-1584.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Sunos 4.1.1

  • Sunos 4.1.2

  • Sunos 4.1.3

  • Sunos 4.1.3c


References

CERT - CA-95.12

XF - sun-loadmodule(498)

CIAC - G-02


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:30