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Vulnerability Score 4.6 4.6
CVE Id CVE-2002-0512
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:28:13
Published 12 Aug 2002 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



startkde in KDE for Caldera OpenLinux 2.3 through 3.1.1 sets the LD_LIBRARY_PATH environment variable to include the current working directory, which could allow local users to gain privileges of other users running startkde via Trojan horse libraries.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Caldera Openlinux Server 3.1.1

  • Caldera Openlinux Workstation 3.1.1


BID - 4400

CALDERA - CSSA-2002-005.0

XF - kde-startkde-search-directory(8737)

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:57