CVE-2000-0715

Current Description

DiskCheck script diskcheck.pl in Red Hat Linux 6.2 allows local users to create or overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a temporary file.

Basic Data

PublishedOctober 20, 2000
Last ModifiedSeptember 10, 2008
Assignercve@mitre.org
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeCWE-59
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
    2.3ApplicationKirk BauerDiskcheck3.1.1*******
    2.3OSConectivaLinux5.0*******
    2.3OSConectivaLinux5.1*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Conectiva Linux 5.0, 5.1
Kirk Bauer Diskcheck 3.1.1

References

NameSourceURLTags
20000805 Diskcheck 3.1.1 Symlink Vulnerabilityhttp://seclists.org/bugtraq/2000/Aug/0082.htmlBUGTRAQ
20000807 Re: Diskcheck 3.1.1 Symlink Vulnerabilityhttp://seclists.org/bugtraq/2000/Aug/0096.htmlBUGTRAQ
20000622 Re: rh 6.2 - gid compromises, etc [+ MORE!!!]http://seclists.org/bugtraq/2000/Jun/0298.htmlBUGTRAQ
1552http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1552BIDPATCH Vendor Advisory