CVE-ID

CVE-1999-0498

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
TFTP is not running in a restricted directory, allowing a remote attacker to access sensitive information such as password files.
References
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  • CERT:CA-91.18.Active.Internet.tftp.Attacks
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 (19990925-01)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(3) Blake, Hill, Northcutt
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(1) Baker
REVIEWING(1) Christey
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> XF:linux-tftp
 Christey> XF:linux-tftp refers to CVE-1999-0183

Proposed (Legacy)
19990630
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