CVE-ID

CVE-1999-0078

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Description
pcnfsd (aka rpc.pcnfsd) allows local users to change file permissions, or execute arbitrary commands through arguments in the RPC call.
References
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  • CERT:CA-96.08.pcnfsd
  • XF:rpc-pcnfsd
Assigning CNA
N/A
Date Entry Created
19990607 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)
Modified (19990621-01)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(5) Collins, Frech, Landfield, Northcutt, Shostack
NOOP(1) Baker
RECAST(1) Christey
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> This candidate should be SPLIT, since there are two separate
   software flaws.  One is a symlink race and the other is a
   shell metacharacter problem.
 Christey> The permissions part of this vulnerability appears to
   overlap with CVE-1999-0353
 Christey> SGI:20020802-01-I

Proposed (Legacy)
19990607
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