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CVE-2006-0512 Detail

Description

PADL MigrationTools 46 creates temporary files insecurely, which allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the temporary files, which are not properly created by (1) migrate_all_online.sh, (2) migrate_all_offline.sh, (3) migrate_all_netinfo_online.sh, (4) migrate_all_netinfo_offline.sh, (5) migrate_all_nis_online.sh, (6) migrate_all_nis_offline.sh, (7) migrate_all_nisplus_online.sh, and (8) migrate_all_nisplus_offline.sh.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/02/2006

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-0512
Original release date:
02/02/2006
Last revised:
12/07/2016
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
2.1 LOW
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized modification

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Mandriva (10/04/2006)

Mandriva has patched the migrationtools since August 2005 to use mktemp so is not vulnerable to this issue.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=338920 External Source MISC http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=338920
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2005/2427 External Source VUPEN ADV-2005-2427
https://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1187 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1187

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:padl_software:migrationtools:46:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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