CVE-ID

CVE-2000-0794

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Description
Buffer overflow in IRIX libgl.so library allows local users to gain root privileges via a long HOME variable to programs such as (1) gmemusage and (2) gr_osview.
References
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Assigning CNA
N/A
Date Entry Created
20000919 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 (20060705)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(3) Baker, Levy, Williams
NOOP(3) Christey, Cole, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> XF:irix-libgl-bo
   http://xforce.iss.net/static/5063.php

Proposed (Legacy)
20000921
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