CVE-2000-1221 Detail

Current Description

The line printer daemon (lpd) in the lpr package in multiple Linux operating systems authenticates by comparing the reverse-resolved hostname of the local machine to the hostname of the print server as returned by gethostname, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended access controls by modifying the DNS for the attacking IP.


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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20021104-01-P Patch 
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2000-002.html
http://www.atstake.com/research/advisories/2000/lpd_advisory.txt
http://www.debian.org/security/2000/20000109 Patch 
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/30308 US Government Resource 
http://www.l0pht.com/advisories/lpd_advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/927
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/3840

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2000-1221
NVD Published Date:
01/08/2000
NVD Last Modified:
07/10/2017
Source:
MITRE