CVE-ID

CVE-1999-0121

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
Buffer overflow in dtaction command gives root access.
References
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  • SUN:00164
  • ERS:ERS-SVA-E01-1997:005.1
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)
Proposed (19990617)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(2) Dik, Northcutt
MODIFY(3) Baker, Frech, Prosser
REVIEWING(1) Christey
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> Reference: XF:dtaction-bo
   Reference: XF:sun-dtaction
 Prosser> Buffer overflow also affects /usr/dt/bin/dtaction in libDtSvc.a
   library in AIX 4.x, but reference for this Sun vulnerability should
   only reflect the Sun Bulletin or the CIAC I-032 version of the Sun
   Bulletin
 Christey> This is the Same Codebase as CVE-1999-0089, so the two entries
   should be merged.
 Frech> Replace sun-dtaction(732) with dtaction-bo(879)
 Baker> Merge with 1999-0089

Proposed (Legacy)
19990617
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