CVE-1999-0048

Current Description

Talkd, when given corrupt DNS information, can be used to execute arbitrary commands with root privileges.

Basic Data

PublishedJanuary 27, 1997
Last ModifiedSeptember 09, 2008
Assignercve@mitre.org
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score10.0
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score10.0
Obtain All Privilegetrue
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationDebianNetkit0.07*******
  • OR - Configuration 2
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSIbmAix3.1*******
    2.3OSIbmAix4.1*******
    2.3OSIbmAix4.2*******
    2.3OSNecAsl Ux 4800********
    2.3OSNecEws-ux V********
    2.3OSNecUp-ux V********

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Debian Netkit 0.07
Nec Asl Ux 4800 *
Nec Ews-ux V *
Nec Up-ux V *
Ibm Aix 3.1, 4.1, 4.2

References

NameSourceURLTags
00147http://sunsolve.sun.com/pub-cgi/retrieve.pl?doctype=coll&doc=secbull/147SUN