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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2001-0482
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:24:13
Published 18 Jun 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-2001-0482

Summary

Configuration error in Argus PitBull LX allows root users to bypass specified access control restrictions and cause a denial of service or execute arbitrary commands by modifying kernel variables such as MaxFiles, MaxInodes, and ModProbePath in /proc/sys via calls to sysctl.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Argus Systems Pitbull Lx


References

BUGTRAQ - 20010330 Serious Pitbull LX Vulnerability

XF - pitbull-lx-modify-kernel(6623)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:17