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Buffer overflow in SCO su program allows local users to gain root access via a long username.
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Assigning CNA
MITRE Corporation
Date Record Created
19991207 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)
Proposed (19991208)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(4) Armstrong, Cole, Prosser, Stracener
MODIFY(1) Frech
RECAST(1) Baker
REVIEWING(1) Christey
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> DUPE CVE-1999-0317?
 Frech> XF:sco-su-username-bo
 Christey> ADDREF BID:826

Proposed (Legacy)
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