CVE-ID

CVE-1999-1388

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
passwd in SunOS 4.1.x allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack and the -F command line argument.
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Date Entry Created
20010831 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 (20010912)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(1) Dik
NOOP(2) Cole, Foat
Comments (Legacy)
 Dik> sun bug: 1171499

Proposed (Legacy)
20010912
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