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Overview

Vulnerability Score 6.9 6.9
CVE Id CVE-2008-5299
Last Modified 04 Feb 2011 01:26:31
Published 01 Dec 2008 10:30:03
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-5299

Summary

chm2pdf 0.9 allows user-assisted local users to delete arbitrary files via a symlink attack on .chm files in the (1) /tmp/chm2pdf/work or (2) /tmp/chm2pdf/orig temporary directories.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Karakas-online Chm2pdf 0.9


References

XF - chm2pdf-chm2pdf-symlink(45813)

VUPEN - ADV-2011-0236

BID - 31735

SECUNIA - 43109

SECUNIA - 32257

FEDORA - FEDORA-2011-0454

FEDORA - FEDORA-2011-0467

CONFIRM - http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=501959


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:48:46