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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2000-0607
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:05:12
Published 21 Jun 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-2000-0607

Summary

Buffer overflow in fld program in Kanji on Console (KON) package on Linux may allow local users to gain root privileges via an input file containing long CHARSET_REGISTRY or CHARSET_ENCODING settings.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Debian Linux 2.0

  • Debian Linux 2.1

  • Debian Linux 2.2

  • Debian Linux 2.3

  • Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 6.1

  • Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 7.0

  • Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 7.1

  • Redhat Linux 5.0

  • Redhat Linux 5.1

  • Redhat Linux 5.2

  • Redhat Linux 6.1

  • Redhat Linux 6.2


References

BUGTRAQ - 20000619 Problems with "kon2" package

BID - 1371


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:48