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Vulnerability Score 4.6 4.6
CVE Id CVE-2002-0829
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:29:03
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



Integer overflow in the Berkeley Fast File System (FFS) in FreeBSD 4.6.1 RELEASE-p4 and earlier allows local users to access arbitrary file contents within FFS to gain privileges by creating a file that is larger than allowed by the virtual memory system.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Freebsd 4.6.1


FREEBSD - FreeBSD-SA-02:35.ffs

BID - 5399

OSVDB - 5073

XF - freebsd-ffs-integer-overflow(9771)

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:06