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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2001-0533
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:24:20
Published 14 Aug 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-2001-0533

Summary

Buffer overflow in libi18n library in IBM AIX 5.1 and 4.3.x allows local users to gain root privileges via a long LANG environmental variable.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Ibm Aix 4.3

  • Ibm Aix 5.1


References

IBM - MSS-OAR-E01-2001:271.1

XF - aix-libi18n-lang-bo(6863)

OSVDB - 5585

CIAC - L-123


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:18