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Overview

Vulnerability Score 2.1 2.1
CVE Id CVE-2005-2180
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:51:05
Published 11 Jul 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-2005-2180

Summary

gen-index in GNATS 4.0, 4.1.0, and possibly earlier versions, when installed setuid, does not properly check files passed to the -o argument and opens the file with write access, which allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Gnu Gnats 4.0

  • Gnu Gnats 4.1.0


References

BUGTRAQ - 20050706 GNATS - gen-index

MISC - http://www.pi3.int.pl/adv/gnats.txt

SECUNIA - 15963


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:40:26