CVE-1999-1106

Current Description

Buffer overflow in kppp in KDE allows local users to gain root access via a long -c (account_name) command line argument.

Basic Data

PublishedApril 29, 1998
Last ModifiedDecember 19, 2017
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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
    2.3OSKdeKde********

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Kde Kde *

References

NameSourceURLTags
19980429 Security hole in kppphttp://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/9121BUGTRAQExploit Vendor Advisory
92http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92BID
kde-kppp-account-bo(1643)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/1643XF