CVE-ID

CVE-1999-0840

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Description
Buffer overflow in CDE dtmail and dtmailpr programs allows local users to gain privileges via a long -f option.
References
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Assigning CNA
MITRE Corporation
Date Entry Created
19991207 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Modified (20071022)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(4) Armstrong, Baker, Dik, Stracener
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(1) Cole
REVIEWING(1) Prosser
Comments (Legacy)
 Cole> I went to 1129 and it looks like a reference for a different
   vulnerability.
 Frech> In the description, should dtmailptr be dtmailpr?
   XF:solaris-dtmailpr-overflow
   XF:solaris-dtmail-overflow
 Dik> sun bug: 4166321

Proposed (Legacy)
19991208
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