Bug 1616630 (CVE-2001-0873) - CVE-2001-0873 security flaw
Summary: CVE-2001-0873 security flaw
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Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Alias: CVE-2001-0873
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Reported: 2018-08-16 01:23 UTC by Stephen Herr
Modified: 2019-09-29 14:48 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2018-08-16 01:23:16 UTC


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Description Stephen Herr 2018-08-16 01:23:08 UTC
Flaw bug created to hold information about an old flaw we knew something about. For more details see the MITRE CVE description.

Comment 1 Stephen Herr 2018-08-16 17:11:48 UTC
MITRE description:

uuxqt in Taylor UUCP package does not properly remove dangerous long options, which allows local users to gain privileges by calling uux and specifying an alternate configuration file with the --config option.


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