Descriptionhtop 0.7 writes process names to a terminal without sanitizing non-printable characters, which might allow local users to hide processes, modify arbitrary files, or have unspecified other impact via a process name with "crazy control strings."
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SR:2008:026, published Mon, 24 Nov 2008 16:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 06:34:35 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:43 2022