CVE-ID

CVE-1999-1040

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
Vulnerabilities in (1) ipxchk and (2) ipxlink in NetWare Client 1.0 on IRIX 6.3 and 6.4 allows local users to gain root access via a modified IFS environmental variable.
References
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Date Entry Created
20010831 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 (20010912)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(3) Cole, Foat, Stracener
NOOP(1) Christey
REJECT(1) Frech
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> This candidate and CVE-1999-1501 are duplicates.  However,
   CVE-1999-1501 will be REJECTed in favor of this candidate.
   Add the following references:
   BID:70
   URL:http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/70
   BID:71
   URL:http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/71
   XF:irix-ipxchk-ipxlink-ifs-commands(7365)
   URL:http://xforce.iss.net/static/7365.php

Proposed (Legacy)
20010912
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