CVE CVE-2020-5210 Mappings

In NetHack before 3.6.5, an invalid argument to the -w command line option can cause a buffer overflow resulting in a crash or remote code execution/privilege escalation. This vulnerability affects systems that have NetHack installed suid/sgid and shared systems that allow users to influence command line options. Users should upgrade to NetHack 3.6.5.


Capability ID Capability Description Mapping Type ATT&CK ID ATT&CK Name
CVE-2020-5210 NetHack primary_impact T1574 Hijack Execution Flow
CVE-2020-5210 NetHack primary_impact T1499.004 Application or System Exploitation