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Overview

Vulnerability Score 6.9 6.9
CVE Id CVE-2008-5374
Last Modified 18 Apr 2013 10:42:44
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-2008-5374

Summary

bash-doc 3.2 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a /tmp/cb#####.? temporary file, related to the (1) aliasconv.sh, (2) aliasconv.bash, and (3) cshtobash scripts.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Matthias Klose Bash-doc 3.2


References

VUPEN - ADV-2011-0414

BID - 32733

REDHAT - RHSA-2011:1073

REDHAT - RHSA-2011:0261

MANDRIVA - MDVSA-2010:004

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

SECUNIA - 43365

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

GENTOO - GLSA-201210-05

SECUNIA - 51086


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 11:02:19