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CVE-2000-0972 Detail

Current Description

HP-UX 11.00 crontab allows local users to read arbitrary files via the -e option by creating a symlink to the target file during the crontab session, quitting the session, and reading the error messages that crontab generates.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
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Base Score: N/A
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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-10/0317.html Exploit Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/5410

Weakness Enumeration

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

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:hp:hp-ux:10.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:hp:hp-ux:11.00:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2000-0972
NVD Published Date:
12/19/2000
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2017