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CVE-1999-1570 Detail

Description

Buffer overflow in sar for OpenServer 5.0.5 allows local users to gain root privileges via a long -o parameter.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  05/01/2002

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.2 HIGH
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://stage.caldera.com/pub/security/openserver/CSSA-2002-SCO.17/CSSA-2002-SCO.17.txt Patch Vendor Advisory
http://marc.info/?l=vuln-dev&m=102098949103708&w=2
http://online.securityfocus.com/archive/1/27074
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/8989.php Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/4089 Patch Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:caldera:openserver:5.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-1999-1570
NVD Published Date:
05/01/2002
NVD Last Modified:
10/17/2016