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Overview

Vulnerability Score 6.9 6.9
CVE Id CVE-2012-5303
Last Modified 25 Jan 2013 11:58:03
Published 05 Oct 2012 05:55:01
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2012-5303

Summary

Monkey HTTP Daemon 0.9.3 might allow local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a PID file, as demonstrated by a pathname different from the default /var/run/monkey.pid pathname.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Monkey-project Monkey Http Daemon 0.9.3


References

CONFIRM - http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=688879

CONFIRM - http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=672425

BID - 55905


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 11:00:54