CVE-2000-0607

Current Description

Buffer overflow in fld program in Kanji on Console (KON) package on Linux may allow local users to gain root privileges via an input file containing long CHARSET_REGISTRY or CHARSET_ENCODING settings.

Basic Data

PublishedJune 21, 2000
Last ModifiedSeptember 10, 2008
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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
    2.3OSDebianDebian Linux2.0*******
    2.3OSDebianDebian Linux2.1*******
    2.3OSDebianDebian Linux2.2*******
    2.3OSDebianDebian Linux2.3*******
    2.3OSMandrakesoftMandrake Linux6.1*******
    2.3OSMandrakesoftMandrake Linux7.0*******
    2.3OSMandrakesoftMandrake Linux7.1*******
    2.3OSRedhatLinux5.0*******
    2.3OSRedhatLinux5.1*******
    2.3OSRedhatLinux5.2*******
    2.3OSRedhatLinux6.1*******
    2.3OSRedhatLinux6.2*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Debian Debian Linux 2.0, 2.1, 2.2, 2.3
Redhat Linux 5.0, 5.1, 5.2, 6.1, 6.2
Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 6.1, 7.0, 7.1

References

NameSourceURLTags
1371http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1371BID
20000619 Problems with "kon2" packagehttp://www.securityfocus.com/templates/archive.pike?list=1&msg=Pine.LNX.4.21.0006192340340.19998-100BUGTRAQExploit Vendor Advisory