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The setlocale function in FreeBSD 5.0 and earlier, and possibly other OSes, allows local users to read arbitrary files via the LANG environmental variable.
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Date Entry Created
20001124 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 (20001129)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(2) Cole, Mell
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(1) Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> XF:freebsd-display-read-files(5645)

Proposed (Legacy)
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