CVE-1999-0117

Properties

Published:
30.03.1992
Updated:
17.10.2006
Patch available:
Severity:
High
CVSS vector:
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:NR/C:C/I:C/A:C/B:N) Approximated
Product:
IBM: AIX
IBM: AIX

Vulnerability description

AIX passwd allows local users to gain root access.

References:

CERT: http://www.cert.org/advisories/CA-92.07.AIX.passwd.vulnerability.html
ISS X-Force: http://xforce.iss.net/static/555.php