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CVE-2011-4363 Detail

Current Description

ProcessTable.pm in the Proc::ProcessTable module 0.45 for Perl, when TTY information caching is enabled, allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on /tmp/TTYDEVS.

Source:  MITRE
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CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=650500
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/11/30/2
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/11/30/3
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/50868
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2011-4363
https://rt.cpan.org/Public/Bug/Display.html?id=72862

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:frii:proc\:\:processtable:0.45:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-4363
NVD Published Date:
10/07/2012
NVD Last Modified:
10/08/2012