Lumension® Endpoint Intelligence Center

Intelligence Center » Browse All Vulnerabilities » CVE-2001-0117

Overview

Vulnerability Score 1.2 1.2
CVE Id CVE-2001-0117
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:23:18
Published 12 Mar 2001 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity HIGH
Authentication NONE

CVE-2001-0117

Summary

sdiff 2.7 in the diffutils package allows local users to overwrite files via a symlink attack.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 6.0

  • Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 6.1

  • Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 7.0

  • Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 7.1

  • Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 7.2

  • Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux Corporate Server 1.0.1

  • Redhat Linux 7.0

  • Trustix Secure Linux 1.1

  • Trustix Secure Linux 1.2

Application

  • Immunix 7.0 Beta


References

CERT-VN - VU#579928

BID - 2191

MANDRAKE - MDKSA-2001:008-1

BUGTRAQ - 20010110 Immunix OS Security update for lots of temp file problems

XF - linux-diffutils-sdiff-symlink(5914)

REDHAT - RHSA-2001:116

IMMUNIX - IMNX-2000-70-028-01


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:08