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HP-UX: CVE-2003-1375: Running wall(1), Local Privilege Increase, Denial of Service (DoS)

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HP-UX: CVE-2003-1375: Running wall(1), Local Privilege Increase, Denial of Service (DoS)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
12/31/2003
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/11/2017
Modified
09/12/2017

Description

Buffer overflow in wall for HP-UX 10.20 through 11.11 may allow local users to execute arbitrary code by calling wall with a large file as an argument.

Solution(s)

  • hpux-apply-phco-28718
  • hpux-apply-phco-28719
  • hpux-apply-phco-29085

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