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Overview

Vulnerability Score 6.9 6.9
CVE Id CVE-2008-5378
Last Modified 15 Jul 2009 01:35:31
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-2008-5378

Summary

arb-kill in arb 0.0.20071207.1 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a /tmp/arb_pids_*_* temporary file.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Lehrstuhl Fur Mikrobiologie Arb 0.0.20071207.1


References

BID - 30895

MLIST - [debian-devel] 20080811 Re: Possible mass bug filing: The possibility of attack with the help of symlinks in some Debian packages


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