CVE-1999-1585

1999-12-31T05:00:00
ID CVE-1999-1585
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2018-10-30T16:25:00

Description

The (1) rcS and (2) mountall programs in Sun Solaris 2.x, possibly before 2.4, start a privileged shell on the system console if fsck fails while the system is booting, which allows attackers with physical access to gain root privileges.