Vulnerability CVE-2004-0217


Published: 2004-04-15   Modified: 2012-02-12

Description:
The LiveUpdate capability (liveupdate.sh) in Symantec AntiVirus Scan Engine 4.0 and 4.3 for Red Hat Linux allows local users to create or append to arbitrary files via a symlink attack on /tmp/LiveUpdate.log.

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

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
3.7/10
6.4/10
1.9/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Local
High
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Partial
Partial
Partial
Affected software
Symantec -> Antivirus scan engine 

 References:
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=107694800908164&w=2
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/9662
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/15215

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