CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2000-0566

Published: Jul 03, 2000 | Modified: May 03, 2018
CVSS 3.x
N/A
Source:
NVD
CVSS 2.x
7.2 HIGH
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

makewhatis in Linux man package allows local users to overwrite files via a symlink attack.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Openlinux Caldera 2.3 2.3
Openlinux Caldera 2.4 2.4
Mandrake_linux Mandrakesoft 6.0 6.0
Mandrake_linux Mandrakesoft 6.1 6.1
Mandrake_linux Mandrakesoft 7.0 7.0
Mandrake_linux Mandrakesoft 7.1 7.1
Linux Redhat 5.2 5.2
Linux Redhat 5.2 5.2
Linux Redhat 5.2 5.2
Linux Redhat 6.0 6.0
Linux Redhat 6.0 6.0
Linux Redhat 6.0 6.0
Linux Redhat 6.1 6.1
Linux Redhat 6.1 6.1
Linux Redhat 6.1 6.1
Linux Redhat 6.2 6.2
Linux Redhat 6.2 6.2
Linux Redhat 6.2 6.2

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