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CVE-2005-3126 Detail

Current Description

The (1) kantiword (kantiword.sh) and (2) gantiword (gantiword.sh) scripts in antiword 0.35 and earlier allow local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on temporary (a) output and (b) error files.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 1.9 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.4


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-945
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16278
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/0242 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/24194

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:antiword:antiword:0.32:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:antiword:antiword:0.35:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-3126
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2005
NVD Last Modified:
07/10/2017