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CVE-2008-5150 Detail

Description

sample.sh in maildirsync 1.1 allows local users to append data to arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a /tmp/maildirsync-*.#####.log temporary file.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/18/2008

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.9 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.4


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.debian.org/debian-devel/2008/08/msg00347.html
http://uvw.ru/report.sid.txt Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32403
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/46711

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:jose_carlos_medeiros:maildirsync:1.1
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-5150
NVD Published Date:
11/18/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017