Executive Summary

Name CVE-2000-0312 First vendor Publication 2001-03-12
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2008-09-05

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : N/A
Overall CVSS Score NA
Base Score NA Environmental Score NA
impact SubScore NA Temporal Score NA
Exploitabality Sub Score NA
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Cvss Base Score 7.2 Attack Range Local
Cvss Impact Score 10 Attack Complexity Low
Cvss Expoit Score 3.9 Authentication None Required
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cron in OpenBSD 2.5 allows local users to gain root privileges via an argv[] that is not NULL terminated, which is passed to cron's fake popen function.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2000-0312

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Os 1

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

Id Description
7550 cron MAILTO Overflow Privilege Escalation

cron contains a flaw that may allow a malicious user to gain access to unauthorized privileges. The issue is triggered when an attacker manipulates the MAILTO environment variable, which is executed by the root user. This flaw may lead to a loss of integrity.

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
OPENBSD http://www.openbsd.org/errata25.html#cron

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