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Vulnerability Details : CVE-1999-1348

Linuxconf on Red Hat Linux 6.0 and earlier does not properly disable PAM-based access to the shutdown command, which could allow local users to cause a denial of service.
Publish Date : 1999-06-30 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
2.1
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-1999-1348

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Redhat Linux 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Redhat Linux 1

- References For CVE-1999-1348

http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=93220073515880&w=2
BUGTRAQ 19990630 linuxconf doesn't seem to deal correctly with /etc/pam.d/reboot

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-1999-1348

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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