CVE-1999-1021

1992-12-30T05:00:00
ID CVE-1999-1021
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-10-10T01:29:00

Description

NFS on SunOS 4.1 through 4.1.2 ignores the high order 16 bits in a 32 bit UID, which allows a local user to gain root access if the lower 16 bits are set to 0, as fixed by the NFS jumbo patch upgrade.