CVE-ID

CVE-2000-0798

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
The truncate function in IRIX 6.x does not properly check for privileges when the file is in the xfs file system, which allows local users to delete the contents of arbitrary files.
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 (20060626)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(3) Baker, Levy, Williams
NOOP(3) Christey, Cole, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> XF:irix-xfs-truncate
   http://xforce.iss.net/static/5011.php
 Christey> XF:sgi-xfs(2110) ?
   SGI:19970102-01-PX ?
 Christey> Consulting SGI on this... the relationship is pretty close.

Proposed (Legacy)
20000921
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