CVE-ID

CVE-2000-1125

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
restore 0.4b15 and earlier 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.
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Date Entry Created
20001214 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 (20001219)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(2) Baker, Cole
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(2) Christey, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> XF:restore-rsh-executable(5483)
 Christey> CERT-VN:VU#960877
   URL:http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/960877

Proposed (Legacy)
20001219
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