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Bugtraq archives for 2nd quarter (Apr-Jun) 1998: Re: kde exploit

Re: kde exploit

Aleph One (aleph1nationwide.net)
Sun, 17 May 1998 01:09:47 -0500

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On Sat, 16 May 1998, Catalin Mitrofan wrote:

>         Remove the suids from all kde programs ... if you don`t believe
> try this ;-)

Ack. Do not use this exploit without modifying it. The thing attempts to
run 'ssh pentagon.usa.gov -v' if the exploit succeeds, although that host
does not exist.  As always do not run or compile something before you have
inspected it.

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