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CVE-2005-4802 Detail

Description

Flexbackup 1.2.1 and earlier allows local users to overwrite files and execute code via a symlink attack on temporary files. NOTE: the raw source referenced an incorrect candidate number; this is the correct number to use.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/31/2005

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.6 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=334350 Exploit
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=112958392512513&w=2
http://securitytracker.com/id?1015068 Exploit
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1216
http://www.zataz.net/adviso/flexbackup-09192005.txt Exploit Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:flexbackup:flexbackup:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
1.2.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-4802
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/17/2016