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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2000-1222
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:22:57
Published 10 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-2000-1222

Summary

AIX sysback before 4.2.1.13 uses a relative path to find and execute the hostname program, which allows local users to gain privileges by modifying the path to point to a malicious hostname program.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Ibm Aix 4.2.1.12


References

CERT-VN - VU#17566

XF - aix-sysback-elevate-privileges(6432)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:04