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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2008-4474
Last Modified 06 Feb 2009 02:00:36
Published 07 Oct 2008 05:11:38
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-4474

Summary

freeradius-dialupadmin in freeradius 2.0.4 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on temporary files in (1) backup_radacct, (2) clean_radacct, (3) monthly_tot_stats, (4) tot_stats, and (5) truncate_radacct.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Freeradius 2.0.4


References

CONFIRM - https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=235770

BID - 30901

MLIST - [oss-security] 20081030 CVE requests: tempfile issues for aview, mgetty, openoffice, crossfire

MISC - http://uvw.ru/report.lenny.txt

SECUNIA - 33151

SECUNIA - 32170

SUSE - SUSE-SR:2008:028

MLIST - [debian-devel] 20080811 Possible mass bug filing: The possibility of attack with the help of symlinks in some Debian packages

CONFIRM - http://dev.gentoo.org/~rbu/security/debiantemp/freeradius-dialupadmin

CONFIRM - http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=496389


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:48:30