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CVE-2008-2232 Detail

Description

The expand_template function in afuse.c in afuse 0.2 allows local users to gain privileges via shell metacharacters in a pathname.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  07/17/2008

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=490921
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1611
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30245
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/43834
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-August/msg00921.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-August/msg00947.html

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:afuse:afuse:0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-2232
NVD Published Date:
07/17/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017