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CVE-2009-0316 Detail

Current Description

Untrusted search path vulnerability in src/if_python.c in the Python interface in Vim before 7.2.045 allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a Trojan horse Python file in the current working directory, related to a vulnerability in the PySys_SetArgv function (CVE-2008-5983), as demonstrated by an erroneous search path for plugin/bike.vim in bicyclerepair.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/28/2009
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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://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=484305
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=493937
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Mar/msg00001.html
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4077
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:047
http://www.nabble.com/Bug-484305%3A-bicyclerepair%3A-bike.vim-imports-untrusted-python-files-from-cwd-td18848099.html
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/01/26/2
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/33447
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=481565
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/48275
https://svn.pardus.org.tr/pardus/2008/applications/editors/vim/files/official/7.2.045

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-0316
NVD Published Date:
01/28/2009
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017