14742 : Apple Mac OS 9 Multiple Users Control Panel Privilege Escalation
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2000-12-29

Description

<em style='font-weight:bold;'>(Description Provided by <a href="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2001-0102" target="_blank">CVE</a>)</em> : &quot;Multiple Users&quot; Control Panel in Mac OS 9 allows Normal users to gain Owner privileges by removing the Users &amp; Groups Data File, which effectively removes the Owner password and allows the Normal user to log in as the Owner account without a password.

Classification

Unknown or Incomplete

Products

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References

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CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 7.2
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2003-12-31 | Disagree?

Access_vector_0 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_2 Integrity_impact_2 Availability_impact_2

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