Vulnerability CVE-2012-5564


Published: 2013-02-14   Modified: 2013-02-19

Description:
android-tools 4.1.1 in Android Debug Bridge (ADB) allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on /tmp/adb.log.

Type:

CWE-59

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

Vendor: Google
Product: Android sdk tools 
Version: 4.1.1;

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

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
3.3/10
4.9/10
3.4/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Local
Medium
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
None
Partial
Partial

 References:
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=879582
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/56653
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/11/23/8
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/11/23/1
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2013-February/098532.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2013-February/098529.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2013-February/098527.html
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=688280

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