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Overview

Vulnerability Score 6.9 6.9
CVE Id CVE-2007-5377
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 10:00:35
Published 11 Oct 2007 08:17:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2007-5377

Summary

The (1) tramp-make-temp-file and (2) tramp-make-tramp-temp-file functions in Tramp 2.1.10 extension for Emacs, and possibly earlier 2.1.x versions, allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on temporary files.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Gnu Tramp 2.1.10


References

OSVDB - 41752

MLIST - [emacs-devel] 20071004 Re: temp file hole?

MLIST - [emacs-devel] 20071003 temp file hole?

MISC - http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=194713

BID - 26072

GENTOO - GLSA-200710-22

SECUNIA - 27343

SECUNIA - 27244


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:46:09