CVE-ID

CVE-2000-1009

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
dump in Red Hat Linux 6.2 trusts the pathname specified by the RSH environmental variable, which allows local users to obtain root privileges by modifying the RSH variable to point to a Trojan horse program.
References
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Date Entry Created
20001124 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 (20001129)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(5) Baker, Cole, Frech, Mell, Renaud
NOOP(1) Christey
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2000-100.html
   ADDREF BUGTRAQ:20001103 Trustix Security Advisory - dump
   http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-11/0026.html
 Christey> CERT-VN:VU#153653
   URL:http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/153653

Proposed (Legacy)
20001129
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