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CVE-2004-0972 Detail

Description

The lvmcreate_initrd script in the lvm package in Trustix Secure Linux 1.5 through 2.1, and possibly other operating systems, allows local users to overwrite files via a symlink attack on temporary files.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  02/09/2005

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.1 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/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): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=136308
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHBA-2004-232.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/11290 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2004/0050 Patch Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/17583
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10632

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10632
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10632

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2004-0972
NVD Published Date:
02/09/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017