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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.9 4.9
CVE Id CVE-2006-1892
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 09:34:30
Published 20 Apr 2006 06:02:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2006-1892

Summary

avast! 4 Linux Home Edition 1.0.5 allows local users to modify permissions of arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the /tmp/_avast4_ temporary directory.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Alwil Avast Antivirus 1.0.5


References

VUPEN - ADV-2006-1387

BID - 17535

BUGTRAQ - 20060414 Avast Linux Home Edition (vulnerability on a temporary folder creation)

SREASON - 764

SREASON - 712

SECUNIA - 19683


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:42:15