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CVE-2000-1220 Detail

Current Description

The line printer daemon (lpd) in the lpr package in multiple Linux operating systems allows local users to gain root privileges by causing sendmail to execute with arbitrary command line arguments, as demonstrated using the -C option to specify a configuration file.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

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


Access Vector (AV): Network
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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20021104-01-P
http://seclists.org/lists/bugtraq/2000/Jan/0116.html
http://www.atstake.com/research/advisories/2000/lpd_advisory.txt
http://www.debian.org/security/2000/20000109
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/39001 US Government Resource
http://www.l0pht.com/advisories/lpd_advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2000-002.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/927
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/3841

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:sgi:irix:6.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sgi:irix:6.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sgi:irix:6.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sgi:irix:6.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sgi:irix:6.5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sgi:irix:6.5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sgi:irix:6.5.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sgi:irix:6.5.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sgi:irix:6.5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sgi:irix:6.5.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sgi:irix:6.5.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sgi:irix:6.5.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sgi:irix:6.5.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sgi:irix:6.5.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sgi:irix:6.5.14f:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sgi:irix:6.5.14m:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sgi:irix:6.5.15f:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sgi:irix:6.5.15m:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sgi:irix:6.5.16f:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sgi:irix:6.5.16m:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sgi:irix:6.5.17f:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sgi:irix:6.5.17m:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sgi:irix:6.5.18f:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sgi:irix:6.5.18m:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:linux:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:linux:4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:linux:4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:linux:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:linux:5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:linux:5.2:*:i386:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:linux:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:linux:6.1:*:i386:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2000-1220
NVD Published Date:
01/08/2000
NVD Last Modified:
07/10/2017