Vulnerability CVE-1999-1173


Published: 1998-12-18   Modified: 2012-02-12

Description:
Corel Word Perfect 8 for Linux creates a temporary working directory with world-writable permissions, which allows local users to (1) modify Word Perfect behavior by modifying files in the working directory, or (2) modify files of other users via a symlink attack.

Vendor: Corel
Product: Wordperfect 
Version: 8;

CVSS2 => (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
2.1/10
2.9/10
3.9/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Local
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
None
Partial
None

 References:
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=91404045014047&w=2

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