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Overview

Vulnerability Score 6.9 6.9
CVE Id CVE-2008-5373
Last Modified 16 Dec 2008 12:00:00
Published 08 Dec 2008 06:30:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-5373

Summary

mtx-changer.Adic-Scalar-24 in bacula-common 2.4.2 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a /tmp/mtx.##### temporary file, probably a related issue to CVE-2005-2995.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Jose Luis Tallon Bacula Common 2.4.2


References

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

MLIST - [debian-devel] 20080813 Re: Possible mass bug filing: The possibility of attack with the help of symlinks in some Debian packages


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:48:48