Vulnerability CVE-2008-4406


Published: 2008-10-03   Modified: 2012-02-13

Description:
A certain Debian patch to the run scripts for sabre (aka xsabre) 0.2.4b allows local users to delete or overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on unspecified .tmp files.

Type:

CWE-59

(Improper Link Resolution Before File Access ('Link Following'))

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

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
7.2/10
10/10
3.9/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Local
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Complete
Complete
Complete
Affected software
Debian -> Xsabre 

 References:
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/45715
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/45609
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31512
http://osvdb.org/48895
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/10/01/1
http://bugs.debian.org/433996

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