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Overview

Vulnerability Score 6.9 6.9
CVE Id CVE-2008-4969
Last Modified 15 Sep 2009 01:19:52
Published 06 Nov 2008 10:55:51
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-4969

Summary

ltp-network-test 20060918 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on (a) /tmp/vsftpd.conf, (b) /tmp/udp/2/*, (c) /tmp/tcp/2/*, (d) /tmp/udp/3/*, (e) /tmp/tcp/3/*, (f) /tmp/nfs_fsstress.udp.2.log, (g) /tmp/nfs_fsstress.udp.3.log, (h) /tmp/nfs_fsstress.tcp.2.log, (i) /tmp/nfs_fsstress.tcp.3.log, and (j) /tmp/nfs_fsstress.sardata temporary files, related to the (1) ftp_setup_vsftp_conf and (2) nfs_fsstress.sh scripts.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Alastair Mckinstry Ltp-network-test 20060918


References

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

XF - ltpnetworktest-multiple-symlink(46566)

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

CONFIRM - http://bugs.debian.org/496411


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:48:40