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Overview

Vulnerability Score 10.0 10.0
CVE Id CVE-2001-0779
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:24:54
Published 18 Oct 2001 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2001-0779

Summary

Buffer overflow in rpc.yppasswdd (yppasswd server) in Solaris 2.6, 7 and 8 allows remote attackers to gain root access via a long username.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Sun Solaris 2.6

  • Sun Solaris 7.0

  • Sun Solaris 8.0


References

CERT-VN - VU#327281

XF - solaris-yppasswd-bo(6629)

BID - 2763

BUGTRAQ - 20011004 Patches for Solaris rpc.yppasswdd available

BUGTRAQ - 20010528 solaris 2.6, 7 yppasswd vulnerability

CIAC - M-008

SUN - 00209


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:24