CVE-ID

CVE-2001-0208

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
MicroFocus Cobol 4.1, with the AppTrack feature enabled, installs the mfaslmf directory and the nolicense file with insecure permissions, which allows local users to gain privileges by modifying files.
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Date Entry Created
20010308 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 (20010309)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(1) Lawler
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(2) Cole, Ziese
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> XF:cobol-apptrack-nolicense-symlink(6094)
   Company name is Micro Focus, a subsidiary of Merant
   (http://www.merant.com/products/microfocus/)

Proposed (Legacy)
20010309
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