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CVE-1999-1022 Detail

Current Description

serial_ports administrative program in IRIX 4.x and 5.x trusts the user's PATH environmental variable to find and execute the ls program, which allows local users to gain root privileges via a Trojan horse ls program.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/930 Exploit Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/464 Exploit Patch Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/2111

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:sgi:irix:4
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 cpe:/o:sgi:irix:5.2
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 cpe:/o:sgi:irix:5.3
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-1999-1022
NVD Published Date:
10/02/1994
NVD Last Modified:
12/18/2017