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CVE-1999-1587 Detail

Current Description

/usr/ucb/ps in Sun Microsystems Solaris 8 and 9, and certain earlier releases, allows local users to view the environment variables and values of arbitrary processes via the -e option.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.1 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securitytracker.com/id?1015833 Patch
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102215-1 Exploit Patch
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19662
http://www.sunmanagers.org/archives/1996/1383.html Exploit
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/1123
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/25460
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1470

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:sun:solaris:9.0:*:sparc:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sun:sunos:5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-1999-1587
NVD Published Date:
12/31/1999
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018