CVE-2000-1220

2000-01-08T00:00:00
ID CVE-2000-1220
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2017-07-10T21:29:03

Description

The line printer daemon (lpd) in the lpr package in multiple Linux operating systems allows local users to gain root privileges by causing sendmail to execute with arbitrary command line arguments, as demonstrated using the -C option to specify a configuration file.