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CVE-2014-0039 Detail

Description

Untrusted search path vulnerability in fwsnort before 1.6.4, when not running as root, allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a Trojan horse fwsnort.conf in the current working directory.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  02/07/2014

Evaluator Description

Per: http://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/426.html "CWE-426: Untrusted Search Path"

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.4 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.4


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2014-February/128188.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2014-February/128205.html
http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2014/q1/221
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/65341
https://github.com/mrash/fwsnort/blob/master/ChangeLog
https://github.com/mrash/fwsnort/commit/fa977453120cc48e1654f373311f9cac468d3348 Exploit Patch

Technical Details

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-0039
NVD Published Date:
02/07/2014
NVD Last Modified:
02/21/2014