CVE-1999-1182

1997-07-17T04:00:00
ID CVE-1999-1182
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2016-10-18T02:01:00

Description

Buffer overflow in run-time linkers (1) ld.so or (2) ld-linux.so for Linux systems allows local users to gain privileges by calling a setuid program with a long program name (argv[0]) and forcing ld.so/ld-linux.so to report an error.