CVE-1999-0769

Current Description

Vixie Cron on Linux systems allows local users to set parameters of sendmail commands via the MAILTO environmental variable.

Basic Data

PublishedAugust 25, 1999
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: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
    2.3ApplicationPaul VixieVixie Cron3.0_pl1*******
  • OR - Configuration 2
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSCalderaOpenlinux2.2*******
    2.3OSDebianDebian Linux2.1*******
    2.3OSDebianDebian Linux2.2*******
    2.3OSRedhatLinux4.0*******
    2.3OSRedhatLinux4.1*******
    2.3OSRedhatLinux4.2*******
    2.3OSRedhatLinux5.0*******
    2.3OSRedhatLinux5.1*******
    2.3OSRedhatLinux5.2*i386*****
    2.3OSRedhatLinux6.0*i386*****

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Debian Debian Linux 2.1, 2.2
Caldera Openlinux 2.2
Redhat Linux 4.0, 4.1, 4.2, 5.0, 5.1, 5.2, 6.0
Paul Vixie Vixie Cron 3.0_pl1

References

NameSourceURLTags
611http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/611BID