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Buffer overflow in AIX libDtSvc library can allow local users to gain root access.
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Assigning CNA
MITRE Corporation
Date Record Created
19990607 Disclaimer: The record 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)
Interim (19990630)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(2) Northcutt, Shostack
MODIFY(2) Frech, Prosser
RECAST(1) Baker
REVIEWING(1) Christey
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> Reference: XF:ibm-libDtSvc
 Prosser> The overflow is in the dtaction utility.  Also affects
   dtaction in the CDE on versions of SunOS (SUN 164). Probably should be
 Christey> Same Codebase as CVE-1999-0121, so the two entries should be

Proposed (Legacy)
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