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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.6 4.6
CVE Id CVE-2000-0545
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:05:01
Published 08 Aug 2000 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2000-0545

Summary

Buffer overflow in mailx mail command (aka Mail) on Linux systems allows local users to gain privileges via a long -c (carbon copy) parameter.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Sgi Mailx 3

  • Sgi Mailx 4

  • Sgi Mailx 5

  • Sgi Mailx 6.0.1

  • Sgi Mailx 6.1

  • Sgi Mailx 6.2

  • Sgi Mailx 6.3

  • Sgi Mailx 6.4

  • Sgi Mailx 6.5


References

BID - 1305

DEBIAN - 20000605 mailx: mail group exploit in mailx

BUGTRAQ - 20000602 /usr/bin/Mail exploit for Slackware 7.0 (mail-slack.c)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:46