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Vulnerability Score 4.6 4.6
CVE Id CVE-2001-0526
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:24:19
Published 14 Aug 2001 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



Buffer overflow in the Xview library as used by mailtool in Solaris 8 and earlier allows a local attacker to gain privileges via the OPENWINHOME environment variable.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Sun Solaris 8.0


XF - solaris-mailtool-openwinhome-bo(6626)

BUGTRAQ - 20010528 [synnergy] - Solaris mailtool(1) buffer overflow vulnerability

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:18