CVE-2009-3736

MEDIUM

Description

ltdl.c in libltdl in GNU Libtool 1.5.x, and 2.2.6 before 2.2.6b, as used in Ham Radio Control Libraries, Q, and possibly other products, attempts to open a .la file in the current working directory, which allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse file.

References

ftp://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/libtool/libtool-2.2.6a-2.2.6b.diff.gz

http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/libtool.git/commit/?h=branch-1-5&id=29b48580df75f0c5baa2962548a4c101ec7ed7ec

http://hamlib.svn.sourceforge.net/viewvc/hamlib/trunk/libltdl/Makefile.am?revision=2841&view=markup

http://kb.juniper.net/InfoCenter/index?page=content&id=JSA10705

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-February/035133.html

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-February/035168.html

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-March/054656.html

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-March/054915.html

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-March/054921.html

http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/libtool/2009-11/msg00059.html

http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/libtool/2009-11/msg00065.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-03/msg00004.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/37414

http://secunia.com/advisories/37489

http://secunia.com/advisories/37997

http://secunia.com/advisories/38190

http://secunia.com/advisories/38577

http://secunia.com/advisories/38617

http://secunia.com/advisories/38696

http://secunia.com/advisories/38915

http://secunia.com/advisories/39299

http://secunia.com/advisories/39347

http://secunia.com/advisories/43617

http://secunia.com/advisories/55721

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201311-10.xml

http://support.avaya.com/css/P8/documents/100074869

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:307

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:035

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:091

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:105

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0039.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37128

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0574

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=537941

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11687

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6951

https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0095.html

https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-December/msg01512.html

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2009-11-29

Updated: 2017-09-19

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.9

Vector: AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.4

Severity: MEDIUM