CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2000-0901

Published: Dec 19, 2000 | Modified: May 03, 2018
CVSS 3.x
N/A
Source:
NVD
CVSS 2.x
4.6 MEDIUM
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

Format string vulnerability in screen 3.9.5 and earlier allows local users to gain root privileges via format characters in the vbell_msg initialization variable.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Weigert_screen Juergen 3.9.3 3.9.3
Weigert_screen Juergen 3.9.4 3.9.4
Weigert_screen Juergen 3.9.5 3.9.5

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