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Overview

Vulnerability Score 6.9 6.9
CVE Id CVE-2008-4935
Last Modified 19 Aug 2009 01:20:54
Published 05 Nov 2008 10:00:14
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-4935

Summary

asciiview in aview 1.3.0 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a /tmp/aview#####.pgm temporary file.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Amiga Aview 1.3.0


References

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

CONFIRM - https://bugs.gentoo.org/235808

XF - aview-asciiview-symlink(44837)

BID - 30885

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

GENTOO - GLSA-200812-14

SECUNIA - 33139

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

CONFIRM - http://bugs.debian.org/496422


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:48:40