• CVSS Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings • CPE Information
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.
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Assigning CNA
MITRE Corporation
Date Entry Created
20000719 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)
Proposed (20000719)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(3) Baker, Frech, Levy
NOOP(5) Christey, Cole, LeBlanc, Magdych, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> BID:1983
 CHANGE> [Magdych changed vote from REVIEWING to NOOP]

Proposed (Legacy)
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