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CVE-2009-3736 Detail

Description

ltdl.c in libltdl in GNU Libtool 1.5.x, and 2.2.6 before 2.2.6b, as used in Ham Radio Control Libraries, Q, and possibly other products, attempts to open a .la file in the current working directory, which allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse file.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  11/29/2009

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-3736
Original release date:
11/29/2009
Last revised:
09/18/2017
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 - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
ftp://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/libtool/libtool-2.2.6a-2.2.6b.diff.gz Patch External Source CONFIRM ftp://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/libtool/libtool-2.2.6a-2.2.6b.diff.gz
http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/libtool.git/commit/?h=branch-1-5&id=29b48580df75f0c5baa2962548a4c101ec7ed7ec Patch External Source CONFIRM http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/libtool.git/commit/?h=branch-1-5&id=29b48580df75f0c5baa2962548a4c101ec7ed7ec
http://hamlib.svn.sourceforge.net/viewvc/hamlib/trunk/libltdl/Makefile.am?revision=2841&view=markup External Source CONFIRM http://hamlib.svn.sourceforge.net/viewvc/hamlib/trunk/libltdl/Makefile.am?revision=2841&view=markup
http://kb.juniper.net/InfoCenter/index?page=content&id=JSA10705 External Source CONFIRM http://kb.juniper.net/InfoCenter/index?page=content&id=JSA10705
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-February/035133.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2010-1872
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-February/035168.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2010-1924
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-March/054656.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2011-1990
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-March/054915.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2011-1958
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-March/054921.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2011-1967
http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/libtool/2009-11/msg00059.html Patch External Source MLIST [libtool] 20091116 GNU Libtool 2.2.6b released
http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/libtool/2009-11/msg00065.html Patch External Source MLIST [libtool] 20091116 Backport of libltdl changes to branch-1-5
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-03/msg00004.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2010:006
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201311-10.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-201311-10
http://support.avaya.com/css/P8/documents/100074869 External Source CONFIRM http://support.avaya.com/css/P8/documents/100074869
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:307 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:307
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:035 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2010:035
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:091 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2010:091
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:105 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2010:105
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0039.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2010:0039
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37128 Patch External Source BID 37128
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0574 External Source VUPEN ADV-2011-0574
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=537941 Patch External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=537941
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11687 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11687
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6951 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6951
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0095.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2010:0095
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-December/msg01512.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2009-12813

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11687
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11687
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6951
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6951

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