Vulnerability CVE-2000-1137


Published: 2001-01-09   Modified: 2012-02-12

Description:
GNU ed before 0.2-18.1 allows local users to overwrite the files of other users via a symlink attack.

Type:

CWE-Other

Vendor: GNU
Product: ED 
Version:
2.18.0
2.18
2.16tr
2.15

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

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
4.6/10
6.4/10
3.9/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Local
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Partial
Partial
Partial

 References:
http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000359
http://www.debian.org/security/2000/20001129
http://www.linux-mandrake.com/en/security/MDKSA-2000-076.php3
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2000-123.html
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/5723

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