CVE-ID

CVE-1999-1398

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Description
Vulnerability in xfsdump in SGI IRIX may allow local users to obtain root privileges via the bck.log log file, possibly via a symlink attack.
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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) Cole
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(1) Foat
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> XF:irix-xfsdump-symlink(7193)

Proposed (Legacy)
20010912
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