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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2000-0997
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:22:23
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-2000-0997

Summary

Format string vulnerabilities in eeprom program in OpenBSD, NetBSD, and possibly other operating systems allows local attackers to gain root privileges.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Netbsd 1.4

  • Netbsd 1.4.1

  • Netbsd 1.4.2

  • Openbsd 2.3

  • Openbsd 2.4

  • Openbsd 2.5

  • Openbsd 2.6

  • Openbsd 2.7


References

XF - bsd-eeprom-format

BID - 1752

MISC - ftp://ftp.openbsd.org/pub/OpenBSD/patches/2.7/common/028_format_strings.patch


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:58