CVE-1999-0735

Current Description

KDE K-Mail allows local users to gain privileges via a symlink attack in temporary user directories.

Basic Data

PublishedJanuary 04, 2000
Last ModifiedSeptember 09, 2008
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score4.6
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationKdeK-mail********1.1

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Kde K-mail *

References

NameSourceURLTags
RHSA-1999:015-01http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA1999015_01.htmlREDHAT
300http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/300BIDExploit Patch