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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2002-0817
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:12:57
Published 12 Aug 2002 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2002-0817

Summary

Format string vulnerability in super for Linux allows local users to gain root privileges via a long command line argument.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • William Deich Super 3.12

  • William Deich Super 3.16

  • William Deich Super 3.17

  • William Deich Super 3.18


References

DEBIAN - DSA-139

BUGTRAQ - 20020731 The SUPER Bug

BID - 5367

XF - super-syslog-format-string(9741)

VULNWATCH - 20020730 The SUPER Bug


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:05