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CVE-2004-0755 Detail

Description

The FileStore capability in CGI::Session for Ruby before 1.8.1, and possibly PStore, creates files with insecure permissions, which can allow local users to steal session information and hijack sessions.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/20/2004

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.1 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-537 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200409-08.xml Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:128
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/16996
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11128

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11128
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11128

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:yukihiro_matsumoto:ruby:1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:yukihiro_matsumoto:ruby:1.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2004-0755
NVD Published Date:
10/20/2004
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017