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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2000-0170
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:03:08
Published 26 Feb 2000 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2000-0170

Summary

Buffer overflow in the man program in Linux allows local users to gain privileges via the MANPAGER environmental variable.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Redhat Linux 4.0

  • Redhat Linux 4.1

  • Redhat Linux 4.2

  • Redhat Linux 5.0

  • Redhat Linux 5.1

  • Redhat Linux 5.2

  • Redhat Linux 6.0

  • Redhat Linux 6.2

  • Turbolinux 3.5b2

  • Turbolinux 4.2

  • Turbolinux 4.4


References

BID - 1011


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:35