ID CVE-2004-0976
Summary Multiple scripts in the perl package in Trustix Secure Linux 1.5 through 2.1 and other operating systems allows local users to overwrite files via a symlink attack on temporary files.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • cpe:2.3:a:larry_wall:perl:5.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:larry_wall:perl:5.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:larry_wall:perl:5.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:larry_wall:perl:5.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:larry_wall:perl:5.8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:larry_wall:perl:5.8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:larry_wall:perl:5.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:larry_wall:perl:5.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:larry_wall:perl:5.8.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:larry_wall:perl:5.8.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 2.1 (as of 11-10-2017 - 01:29)
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
oval via4
accepted 2013-04-29T04:21:52.119-04:00
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 Multiple scripts in the perl package in Trustix Secure Linux 1.5 through 2.1 and other operating systems allows local users to overwrite files via a symlink attack on temporary files.
family unix
id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9752
status accepted
submitted 2010-07-09T03:56:16-04:00
title Multiple scripts in the perl package in Trustix Secure Linux 1.5 through 2.1 and other operating systems allows local users to overwrite files via a symlink attack on temporary files.
version 23
redhat via4
advisories
rhsa
id RHSA-2005:881
refmap via4
bid 11294
debian DSA-620
fedora FLSA-2006:152845
mandrake MDKSA-2005:031
openpkg OpenPKG-SA-2005.001
secunia
  • 17661
  • 18075
trustix 2004-0050
xf script-temporary-file-overwrite(17583)
statements via4
contributor Mark J Cox
lastmodified 2007-03-14
organization Red Hat
statement Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=140058 The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw. More information regarding issue severity can be found here: http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/ Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.
Last major update 11-10-2017 - 01:29
Published 09-02-2005 - 05:00
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