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CVE-2015-5705 Detail

Current Description

Argument injection vulnerability in devscripts before 2.15.7 allows remote attackers to write to arbitrary files via a crafted symlink and crafted filename.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  09/06/2017
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 3.6
Exploitability Score: 3.9


Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): High
Availability (A): None

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-August/163705.html Third Party Advisory
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-August/163710.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/08/01/7 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
https://anonscm.debian.org/cgit/collab-maint/devscripts.git/commit/?id=d8f8fa1d8e4151fa62997cb74403f97ab0d7e1a2 Patch Third Party Advisory
https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=794260 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1249645 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-5705
NVD Published Date:
09/06/2017
NVD Last Modified:
09/13/2017