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Overview

Vulnerability Score 10.0 10.0
CVE Id CVE-2000-1042
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:22:30
Published 11 Dec 2000 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2000-1042

Summary

Buffer overflow in ypserv in Mandrake Linux 7.1 and earlier, and possibly other Linux operating systems, allows an attacker to gain root privileges when ypserv is built without a vsyslog() function.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 6.1

  • Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 7.0

  • Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 7.1


References

MANDRAKE - MDKSA-2000:064

XF - linux-ypserv-bo


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:59