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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2003-0840
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:35:23
Published 17 Nov 2003 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2003-0840

Summary

Buffer overflow in dtprintinfo on HP-UX 11.00, and possibly other operating systems, allows local users to gain root privileges via a long DISPLAY environment variable.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Hp-ux 11.00


References

BUGTRAQ - 20031008 HPUX dtprintinfo buffer overflow vulnerability


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:38:04