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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.6 4.6
CVE Id CVE-2008-5843
Last Modified 20 Mar 2009 01:52:13
Published 05 Jan 2009 03:30:02
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-5843

Summary

Multiple untrusted search path vulnerabilities in pdfjam allow local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse program in (1) the current working directory or (2) /var/tmp, related to the (a) pdf90, (b) pdfjoin, and (c) pdfnup scripts.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Pdfjam Nil


References

FEDORA - FEDORA-2009-2655

FEDORA - FEDORA-2009-2651

CONFIRM - https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=252734

SECUNIA - 34312

MLIST - [oss-security] 20081228 Re: CVE request - pdfjam


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