CVE-1999-1123

Properties

Published:
19.05.1991
Updated:
20.10.2005
Patch available:
Severity:
High
CVSS vector:
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:NR/C:C/I:C/A:C/B:N) Approximated
Product:
Sun: SunOS
Sun: SunOS
Sun: SunOS

Vulnerability description

The installation of Sun Source (sunsrc) tapes allows local users to gain root privileges via setuid root programs (1) makeinstall or (2) winstall.

References:

CERT: http://www.cert.org/advisories/CA-1991-07.html
Sun: http://sunsolve.sun.com/pub-cgi/retrieve.pl?doctype=coll&doc=secbull/107&type=0&nav=sec.sba
ISS X-Force: http://xforce.iss.net/static/582.php
SUN: http://sunsolve.sun.com/pub-cgi/retrieve.pl?doctype=coll&doc=secbull/107&type=0&nav=sec.sba
BID: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21
BID: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22