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CVE-2009-0032 Detail

Description

CUPS on Mandriva Linux 2008.0, 2008.1, 2009.0, Corporate Server (CS) 3.0 and 4.0, and Multi Network Firewall (MNF) 2.0 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the /tmp/pdf.log temporary file.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  01/27/2009

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-0032
Original release date:
01/27/2009
Last revised:
08/07/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
6.9 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
3.4
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (01/27/2009)

Not vulnerable. Red Hat does not ship the vulnerable backend that causes this flaw.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://securitytracker.com/id?1021637 External Source SECTRACK 1021637
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:027 Vendor Advisory External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:027
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:028 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:028
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:029 Vendor Advisory External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:029
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/33418 External Source BID 33418
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/48210 External Source XF cups-pdflog-symlink(48210)

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