CVE-2002-0817

NameCVE-2002-0817
DescriptionFormat string vulnerability in super for Linux allows local users to gain root privileges via a long command line argument.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-139
NVD severityhigh (attack range: local)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
super (PTS)wheezy, wheezy (security)3.30.0-6+deb7u1fixed
buster, jessie, stretch, sid3.30.0-7fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
supersource(unstable)3.18.0-3high
supersourcewoody3.16.1-1.2highDSA-139

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