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CVE-2015-1869 Detail

Description

The default event handling scripts in Automatic Bug Reporting Tool (ABRT) allow local users to gain privileges as demonstrated by a symlink attack on a var_log_messages file.

Source:  MITRE

Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/04/17/5
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1212861
https://github.com/abrt/abrt/commit/3287aa12eb205cff95cdd00d6d6c5c9a4f8f0eca
https://github.com/abrt/abrt/commit/7417505e1d93cc95ec648b74e3c801bc67aacb9f

Weakness Enumeration

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-1869
NVD Published Date:
01/14/2020
NVD Last Modified:
01/15/2020