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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2000-0393
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:04:34
Published 16 May 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-2000-0393

Summary

The KDE kscd program does not drop privileges when executing a program specified in a user's SHELL environmental variable, which allows the user to gain privileges by specifying an alternate program to execute.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Kde 1.1

  • Kde 1.1.1

  • Kde 1.2

  • Kde 2.0 Beta


References

BID - 1206

SUSE - 20000529 kmulti <= 1.1.2

BUGTRAQ - 20000516 kscd vulnerability


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:42