CVE-1999-0381

Current Description

super 3.11.6 and other versions have a buffer overflow in the syslog utility which allows a local user to gain root access.

Basic Data

PublishedFebruary 26, 1999
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:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.2
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score3.9
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
    2.3OSDebianDebian Linux2.0*******
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel2.6.20.1*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Debian Debian Linux 2.0
Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.20.1

References

NameSourceURLTags
342http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/342BIDVendor Advisory
19990225 SUPER buffer overflowhttp://www.securityfocus.com/templates/archive.pike?list=1&msg=Pine.LNX.3.96.990225011801.12757A-100BUGTRAQ