CVE-1999-1583

Current Description

Buffer overflow in nslookup for AIX 4.3 allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a long hostname command line argument.

Basic Data

PublishedSeptember 30, 1999
Last ModifiedJuly 11, 2017
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
    2.3OSIbmAix4.3*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Ibm Aix 4.3

References

NameSourceURLTags
VU#872443http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/872443CERT-VNPATCH US Government Resource
IY02120http://www-1.ibm.com/support/search.wss?rs=0&q=IY02120&apar=onlyAIXAPARExploit PATCH
aix-nslookup-hostname-bo(8031)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/8031XF