CVE-2011-1408

high
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Description

ikiwiki before 3.20110608 allows remote attackers to hijack root's tty and run symlink attacks.

References

https://ikiwiki.info/security/#index40h2

https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2011-1408

https://snyk.io/vuln/SNYK-LINUX-IKIWIKI-133098

https://www.tenable.com/plugins/nessus/55157

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-10-29

Updated: 2020-08-18

Type: CWE-59

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 6.4

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

Impact Score: 4.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 8.2

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:H/A:N

Impact Score: 4.2

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
55157FreeBSD : ikiwiki -- tty hijacking via ikiwiki-mass-rebuild (3145faf1-974c-11e0-869e-000c29249b2e)NessusFreeBSD Local Security Checks
high