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OpenSSH Vulnerability: CVE-2001-1029

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
09/20/2001
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/05/2012
Modified
05/27/2016

Description

libutil in OpenSSH on FreeBSD 4.4 and earlier does not drop privileges before verifying the capabilities for reading the copyright and welcome files, which allows local users to bypass the capabilities checks and read arbitrary files by specifying alternate copyright or welcome files.

Solution(s)

  • openbsd-openssh-upgrade-latest

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