CVE-ID

CVE-1999-1460

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
BMC PATROL SNMP Agent before 3.2.07 allows local users to create arbitrary world-writeable files as root by specifying the target file as the second argument to the snmpmagt program.
References
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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)
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(4) Christey, Cole, Foat, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> XF:patrol-snmp-file-creation(2347)
 Christey> The vendor has acknowledged this vulnerability via e-mail.  It
   has been fixed.
   
   NOTE: despite the fact that this candidate has been acknowledged
   and fixed by the vendor, it is affected by the CVE content
   decision CD:SF-LOC.  It cannot be accepted until the
   CD:SF-LOC guidelines have been finalized.

Proposed (Legacy)
20010912
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