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CVE-2002-2210 Detail

Description

The installation of OpenOffice 1.0.1 allows local users to overwrite files and possibly gain privileges via a symlink attack on the USERNAME_autoresponse.conf temporary file.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/31/2002

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.2 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 1.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/30/2006)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the RPM packages of OpenOffice as distributed with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, or 4.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2002-10/0161.html Exploit
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/10346.php
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/5950

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:openoffice:openoffice:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2002-2210
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2002
NVD Last Modified:
09/05/2008