ID CVE-2004-0689
Summary KDE before 3.3.0 does not properly handle when certain symbolic links point to "stale" locations, which could allow local users to create or truncate arbitrary files.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • cpe:2.3:o:kde:kde:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:kde:kde:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 4.6 (as of 11-10-2017 - 01:29)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE NVD-CWE-Other
CAPEC
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
LOCAL LOW NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
PARTIAL PARTIAL PARTIAL
cvss-vector via4 AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
oval via4
accepted 2013-04-29T04:18:51.932-04:00
class vulnerability
contributors
  • name Aharon Chernin
    organization SCAP.com, LLC
  • name Dragos Prisaca
    organization G2, Inc.
definition_extensions
  • comment The operating system installed on the system is Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11782
  • comment CentOS Linux 3.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16651
description KDE before 3.3.0 does not properly handle when certain symbolic links point to "stale" locations, which could allow local users to create or truncate arbitrary files.
family unix
id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9334
status accepted
submitted 2010-07-09T03:56:16-04:00
title KDE before 3.3.0 does not properly handle when certain symbolic links point to "stale" locations, which could allow local users to create or truncate arbitrary files.
version 29
redhat via4
rpms
  • kdebase-6:3.1.3-5.4
  • kdebase-debuginfo-6:3.1.3-5.4
  • kdebase-devel-6:3.1.3-5.4
  • kdelibs-6:3.1.3-6.6
  • kdelibs-debuginfo-6:3.1.3-6.6
  • kdelibs-devel-6:3.1.3-6.6
refmap via4
bugtraq 20040811 KDE Security Advisories: Temporary File and Konqueror Frame Injection Vulnerabilities
conectiva CLA-2004:864
confirm http://www.kde.org/info/security/advisory-20040811-1.txt
debian DSA-539
gentoo 200408-13
secunia 12276
xf kde-application-symlink(16963)
Last major update 11-10-2017 - 01:29
Published 28-09-2004 - 04:00
Last modified 11-10-2017 - 01:29
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