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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2000-0963
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:22:18
Published 19 Dec 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-2000-0963

Summary

Buffer overflow in ncurses library allows local users to execute arbitrary commands via long environmental information such as TERM or TERMINFO_DIRS.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Freebsd 3.4

  • Freebsd 3.5.1

  • Freebsd 4.0

  • Freebsd 4.1

  • Freebsd 4.1.1

  • Redhat Linux 6.2

  • Redhat Linux 7.0

Application

  • Immunix 6.2

  • Immunix 7.0 Beta


References

BID - 1142

CALDERA - CSSA-2000-036.0

BUGTRAQ - 20001009 ncurses buffer overflows

XF - gnu-ncurses-term-terminfodirs-bo(44487)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:56