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Overview

Vulnerability Score 1.2 1.2
CVE Id CVE-2001-1331
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:10:16
Published 03 May 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-2001-1331

Summary

mandb in the man-db package before 2.3.16-3 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via the command line options (1) -u or (2) -c, which do not drop privileges and follow symlinks.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Debian Linux 2.2

  • Progeny Debian 1.0


References

DEBIAN - DSA-056

CONFIRM - http://online.securityfocus.com/advisories/3307

BID - 2720


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:38