CVE-1999-1176

Current Description

Buffer overflow in cidentd ident daemon allows local users to gain root privileges via a long line in the .authlie script.

Basic Data

PublishedJanuary 10, 1998
Last ModifiedOctober 18, 2016
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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
    2.3ApplicationAaron LedbetterCidentd********
    2.3ApplicationJidentdJidentd********

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Aaron Ledbetter Cidentd *
Jidentd Jidentd *

References

NameSourceURLTags
19980110 Cidentdhttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=88466930416716&w=2BUGTRAQ
19980911 Re: security problems with jidentdhttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=90554230925545&w=2BUGTRAQ
http://spisa.act.uji.es/spi/progs/codigo/www.hack.co.za/exploits/daemon/ident/cidentd.chttp://spisa.act.uji.es/spi/progs/codigo/www.hack.co.za/exploits/daemon/ident/cidentd.cMISC