CVE-1999-1439

Current Description

gcc 2.7.2 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on temporary .i, .s, or .o files.

Basic Data

PublishedJanuary 02, 1998
Last ModifiedOctober 18, 2016
Assignercve@mitre.org
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:N/I:P/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Base Score2.1
SeverityLOW
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score2.9
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
    2.3ApplicationGccGcc2.7.2*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Gcc Gcc 2.7.2

References

NameSourceURLTags
19980102 Symlink bug with GCC 2.7.2http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=88419592307388&w=2BUGTRAQ
19980115 GCC 2.7.? /tmp fileshttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=88492937727193&w=2BUGTRAQ
19980108 GCC Exploithttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=88524071002939&w=2BUGTRAQ
146http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/146BID