CVE-2012-6472

MEDIUM

Description

Opera before 12.12 on UNIX uses weak permissions for the profile directory, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information by reading a (1) cache file, (2) password file, or (3) configuration file, or (4) possibly gain privileges by modifying or overwriting a configuration file.

References

http://www.opera.com/docs/changelogs/unified/1212/

http://www.opera.com/support/kb/view/1039/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2013-01-02

Updated: 2013-01-02

Type: CWE-264

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.6

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM