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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2002-0819
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:29:02
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-2002-0819

Summary

Format string vulnerability in artsd, when called by artswrapper, allows local users to gain privileges via format strings in the -a argument, which results in an error message that is not properly handled in a call to the arts_fatal function.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Artsd


References

VULN-DEV - 20020613 Re: LOCAL ROOT EXPLOIT - SUPPORT FULL-DISCLOSURE - LOCAL ROOT EXPLOIT

CONFIRM - http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=kde-multimedia&m=102607939232023&w=2

BUGTRAQ - 20020706 LOCAL ROOT EXPLOIT - SUPPORT FULL-DISCLOSURE - LOCAL ROOT EXPLOIT


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