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CVE-2009-4664 Detail

Current Description

Firewall Builder 3.0.4, 3.0.5, and 3.0.6, when running on Linux, allows local users to gain privileges via a symlink attack on an unspecified temporary file that is created by the iptables script.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://blog.fwbuilder.org/2009/09/firewall-builder-v307-released.html Vendor Advisory
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-February/035112.html
http://www.fwbuilder.org/docs/firewall_builder_release_notes.html#3.0.7
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36468
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0389
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=524588
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/53392

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-59 Improper Link Resolution Before File Access ('Link Following') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:fwbuilder:firewall_builder:3.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:fwbuilder:firewall_builder:3.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:fwbuilder:firewall_builder:3.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-4664
NVD Published Date:
03/03/2010
NVD Last Modified:
08/16/2017