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Vulnerability Details : CVE-1999-1458

Buffer overflow in at program in Digital UNIX 4.0 allows local users to gain root privileges via a long command line argument.
Publish Date : 1999-01-25 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.2
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) OverflowGain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-1999-1458

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Digital Unix 4.0e Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Digital Unix 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Digital Unix 4.0a Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Digital Unix 4.0b Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Digital Unix 4.0c Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Digital Unix 4.0d Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Digital Unix 6

- References For CVE-1999-1458

http://ftp1.support.compaq.com/public/dunix/v4.0d/ssrt0583u.README
SCO SSRT0583U
http://xforce.iss.net/static/3138.php
XF du-at(3138)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/12121
BUGTRAQ 19990125 Digital Unix 4.0 exploitable buffer overflows

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-1999-1458

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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