CVE-ID

CVE-2004-2388

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
rexecd for AIX 4.3.3 does not properly use a local copy of the pwd structure when calling getpwnam, which may cause the structure to be overwritten by the authenticate function and assign privileges to the wrong user.
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Date Entry Created
20050816 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)
Assigned (20050816)
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Proposed (Legacy)
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