CVE-1999-1186

1996-01-02T05:00:00
ID CVE-1999-1186
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2016-10-18T02:02:00

Description

rxvt, when compiled with the PRINT_PIPE option in various Linux operating systems including Linux Slackware 3.0 and RedHat 2.1, allows local users to gain root privileges by specifying a malicious program using the -print-pipe command line parameter.