CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2000-0998

Published: Dec 11, 2000 | Modified: Sep 05, 2008
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

Format string vulnerability in top program allows local attackers to gain root privileges via the kill or renice function.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Freebsd Freebsd 3.5 3.5
Freebsd Freebsd 3.5 3.5
Freebsd Freebsd 3.5.1 3.5.1
Freebsd Freebsd 3.5.1 3.5.1
Freebsd Freebsd 3.5.1 3.5.1
Freebsd Freebsd 4.0 4.0
Freebsd Freebsd 4.0 4.0
Freebsd Freebsd 4.1 4.1
Freebsd Freebsd 4.1.1 4.1.1

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