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Overview

Vulnerability Score 2.1 2.1
CVE Id CVE-2005-1270
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:48:42
Published 26 Apr 2005 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2005-1270

Summary

The (1) check_update.sh and (2) rkhunter script in Rootkit Hunter before 1.2.3-r1 create temporary files with predictable file names, which allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Gentoo Rootkit Hunter 1.2

  • Gentoo Rootkit Hunter 1.2.1

  • Gentoo Rootkit Hunter 1.2.2

  • Gentoo Rootkit Hunter 1.2.3


References

BID - 13399

GENTOO - GLSA-200504-25

XF - rootkit-hunter-checkupdate-symlink(20279)

OSVDB - 15861

SECUNIA - 15127


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:40:06