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Overview

Vulnerability Score 6.2 6.2
CVE Id CVE-2001-0906
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:25:12
Published 22 Jun 2001 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity HIGH
Authentication NONE

CVE-2001-0906

Summary

teTeX filter before 1.0.7 allows local users to gain privileges via a symlink attack on temporary files that are produced when printing .dvi files using lpr.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Tetex 1.0.7.7


References

XF - tetex-lprng-tmp-race(6785)

BID - 2974

REDHAT - RHSA-2001:102

MANDRAKE - MDKSA-2001:086

BUGTRAQ - 20010622 LPRng + tetex tmpfile race - uid lp exploit

IMMUNIX - IMNX-2001-70-030-01


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:26