CVE-2010-2192

low

Description

The make_lockdir_name function in policy.c in pmount 0.9.18 allow local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a file in /var/lock/.

References

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/p/pmount/pmount_0.9.18-2+lenny1.diff.gz

http://www.debian.org/security/2010/dsa-2063

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/40939

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1520

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2010-06-18

Updated: 2010-06-22

Type: CWE-59

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 1.9

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 3.4

Severity: LOW