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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.6 4.6
CVE Id CVE-2001-0686
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:24:41
Published 20 Sep 2001 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2001-0686

Summary

Buffer overflow in mail included with SunOS 5.8 for x86 allows a local user to gain privileges via a long HOME environment variable.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Sun Solaris 5.8

  • Sun Solaris 8.0


References

BUGTRAQ - 20010604 $HOME buffer overflow in SunOS 5.8 x86

BID - 2819

XF - solaris-mail-home-bo(6638)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:21