CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2001-1179

Published: Jul 17, 2001 | 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

xman allows local users to gain privileges by modifying the MANPATH to point to a man page whose filename contains shell metacharacters.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
X11r6 Xfree86_project 3.3.2 3.3.2

References