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CVE-1999-1518 Detail

Description

Operating systems with shared memory implementations based on BSD 4.4 code allow a user to conduct a denial of service and bypass memory limits (e.g., as specified with rlimits) using mmap or shmget to allocate memory and cause page faults.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  07/15/1999

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=93207728118694&w=2
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/526 Exploit Patch Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/2351

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:1.1.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.1.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:netbsd:netbsd:1.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:netbsd:netbsd:1.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:netbsd:netbsd:1.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:netbsd:netbsd:1.4:*:x86:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-1999-1518
NVD Published Date:
07/15/1999
NVD Last Modified:
12/18/2017