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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2002-0851
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:29:07
Published 05 Sep 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-2002-0851

Summary

Format string vulnerability in ISDN Point to Point Protocol (PPP) daemon (ipppd) in the ISDN4Linux (i4l) package allows local users to gain root privileges via format strings in the device name command line argument, which is not properly handled in a call to syslog.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Isdn4linux 3.1 Pre1


References

BID - 5437

XF - isdn4linux-ipppd-format-string(9811)

VULNWATCH - 20020809 Local Root Exploit


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:06