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CVE-2010-4005 Detail

Description

The (1) tomboy and (2) tomboy-panel scripts in GNOME Tomboy 1.5.2 and earlier place a zero-length directory name in the LD_LIBRARY_PATH, which allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse shared library in the current working directory. NOTE: vector 1 exists because of an incorrect fix for CVE-2005-4790.2.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/05/2010

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:
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-12/msg00000.html
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:035
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0457
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=644606

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-4005
NVD Published Date:
11/05/2010
NVD Last Modified:
03/01/2011