ID CVE-2005-2672
Summary pwmconfig in LM_sensors before 2.9.1 creates temporary files insecurely, which allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the fancontrol temporary file.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.3.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.3.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.4.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.4.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.6.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.6.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.6.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.6.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.6.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.6.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.8.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.8.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.8.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.8.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.8.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.8.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.8.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.8.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.8.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.8.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.8.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.8.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:lm_sensors:lm_sensors:2.9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 2.1 (as of 03-10-2018 - 21:31)
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 2013-04-29T04:23:58.813-04:00
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 4
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11831
  • comment CentOS Linux 4.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16636
  • comment Oracle Linux 4.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15990
description pwmconfig in LM_sensors before 2.9.1 creates temporary files insecurely, which allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the fancontrol temporary file.
family unix
id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9993
status accepted
submitted 2010-07-09T03:56:16-04:00
title pwmconfig in LM_sensors before 2.9.1 creates temporary files insecurely, which allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the fancontrol temporary file.
version 22
redhat via4
advisories
rhsa
id RHSA-2005:825
refmap via4
bid 14624
confirm
debian DSA-814
mandriva MDKSA-2005:149
sectrack 1015180
secunia
  • 16501
  • 17499
  • 17535
ubuntu USN-172-1
vupen ADV-2005-1492
Last major update 03-10-2018 - 21:31
Published 23-08-2005 - 04:00
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