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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2000-1125
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:22:43
Published 09 Jan 2001 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2000-1125

Summary

restore 0.4b15 and earlier in Red Hat Linux 6.2 trusts the pathname specified by the RSH environmental variable, which allows local users to obtain root privileges by modifying the RSH variable to point to a Trojan horse program.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Redhat Linux 6.2

  • Redhat Linux 6.2e


References

BID - 1914

BUGTRAQ - 20001104 Redhat 6.2 restore exploit


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:02