CVE-1999-0841

Current Description

Buffer overflow in CDE mailtool allows local users to gain root privileges via a long MIME Content-Type.

Basic Data

PublishedNovember 30, 1999
Last ModifiedOctober 30, 2018
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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
    2.3OSSunSunos5.7*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Sun Sunos 5.7

References

NameSourceURLTags
http://www.securiteam.com/exploits/3J5QQPPQ0O.htmlhttp://www.securiteam.com/exploits/3J5QQPPQ0O.htmlMISC
19991129 Solaris7 dtmail/dtmailpr/mailtool Buffer Overflowhttp://www.security-express.com/archives/bugtraq/1999-q4/0122.htmlBUGTRAQ
832http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/832BID
cde-mailtool-bo(3732)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/3732XF