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Overview

Vulnerability Score 2.1 2.1
CVE Id CVE-2004-1894
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:42:38
Published 31 Dec 2004 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2004-1894

Summary

TEXutil in ConTEXt, when executed with the --silent option, allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on texutil.log.

Vulnerable Systems


References

BID - 10042

BUGTRAQ - 20040404 Texutil symlink vulnerability.

XF - texutil-symlink-attack(15728)

SECTRACK - 1009661


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:39:14