CVE-2010-2056

low
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Description

GNU gv before 3.7.0 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a temporary file.

References

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-July/043913.html

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-July/043948.html

http://savannah.gnu.org/forum/forum.php?forum_id=6368

http://secunia.com/advisories/40475

http://secunia.com/advisories/40532

http://www.osvdb.org/66249

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1757

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=599621

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2010-07-22

Updated: 2010-07-22

Type: CWE-59

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 3.3

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

Impact Score: 4.9

Exploitability Score: 3.4

Severity: LOW

Tenable Plugins

View all (4 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
79961GLSA-201412-08 : Multiple packages, Multiple vulnerabilities fixed in 2010NessusGentoo Local Security Checks
critical
48422Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : gv (MDVSA-2010:159)NessusMandriva Local Security Checks
low
47686Fedora 12 : gv-3.7.1-1.fc12 (2010-10660)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high
47685Fedora 13 : gv-3.7.1-1.fc13 (2010-10642)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high