CVE-ID

CVE-2000-0617

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Description
Buffer overflow in xconq and cconq game programs on Red Hat Linux allows local users to gain additional privileges via long USER environmental variable.
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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(2) Cole, Levy
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(4) Christey, LeBlanc, Magdych, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> XF:xconq-elevate-privileges(4995)
 Christey> ADDREF BID:1495
   ADDREF URL:http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1495
 CHANGE> [Levy changed vote from REVIEWING to ACCEPT]
 CHANGE> [Magdych changed vote from REVIEWING to NOOP]

Proposed (Legacy)
20000719
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