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Buffer overflow in X11 library (libX11) on Caldera Open UNIX 8.0.0, UnixWare 7.1.1, and possibly other operating systems, allows local users to gain root privileges via a long -xrm argument to programs such as (1) dtterm or (2) xterm.
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Date Entry Created
20020607 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 (20050510)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(4) Alderson, Baker, Cole, Frech
NOOP(3) Cox, Foat, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
Proposed (Legacy)
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