CVE-2000-0728

Current Description

xpdf PDF viewer client earlier than 0.91 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack.

Basic Data

PublishedOctober 20, 2000
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:C/I:C/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.2
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score10.0
Obtain All Privilegetrue
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
    2.3ApplicationXpdfXpdf0.90*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Xpdf Xpdf 0.90

References

NameSourceURLTags
20000829 MDKSA-2000:041 - xpdf updatehttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=96766355023239&w=2BUGTRAQ
20000913 Conectiva Linux Security Announcement - xpdfhttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=96886599829687&w=2BUGTRAQ
CSSA-2000-031.0http://www.calderasystems.com/support/security/advisories/CSSA-2000-031.0.txtCALDERA
RHSA-2000:060http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2000-060.htmlREDHAT
1624http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1624BIDPATCH Vendor Advisory