ID CVE-2004-0970
Summary The (1) gzexe, (2) zdiff, and (3) znew scripts in the gzip package, as used by other packages such as ncompress, allows local users to overwrite files via a symlink attack on temporary files. NOTE: the znew vulnerability may overlap CVE-2003-0367.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • cpe:2.3:a:gnu:gzip:1.2.4a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:gnu:gzip:1.2.4a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 2.1 (as of 11-07-2017 - 01:30)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE NVD-CWE-Other
CAPEC
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
LOCAL LOW NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
NONE PARTIAL NONE
cvss-vector via4 AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
refmap via4
bid 11288
debian DSA-588
misc http://www.zataz.net/adviso/ncompress-09052005.txt
secunia 13131
trustix 2004-0050
vulnwatch 20050916 ncompress insecure temporary file creation
xf script-temporary-file-overwrite(17583)
Last major update 11-07-2017 - 01:30
Published 09-02-2005 - 05:00
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