CVE-1999-0073

Current Description

Telnet allows a remote client to specify environment variables including LD_LIBRARY_PATH, allowing an attacker to bypass the normal system libraries and gain root access.

Basic Data

PublishedOctober 13, 1995
Last ModifiedSeptember 09, 2008
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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
    2.3OSSgiIrix5.0*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix5.0.1*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix5.1*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix5.1.1*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix5.2*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix5.3*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix5.3*xfs*****
    2.3OSSgiIrix6.0*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix6.0.1*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix6.0.1*xfs*****
    2.3OSSgiIrix6.1*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix6.2*******
    2.3OSSgiIrix6.3*******
  • OR - Configuration 2
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSDigitalOsf 11.2*******
    2.3OSDigitalOsf 11.3*******
    2.3OSDigitalOsf 12.0*******
    2.3OSDigitalOsf 13.0*******
    2.3OSDigitalOsf 13.2*******
    2.3OSDigitalUnix3.2g*******
    2.3OSDigitalUnix4.0*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Sgi Irix 5.0, 5.0.1, 5.1, 5.1.1, 5.2, 5.3, 6.0, 6.0.1, 6.1, 6.2, 6.3
Digital Unix 3.2g, 4.0
Digital Osf 1 1.2, 1.3, 2.0, 3.0, 3.2

References

This CVE contains no reference information.