CVE-2001-1197

Current Description

klprfax_filter in KDE2 KDEUtils allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the klprfax.filter temporary file.

Basic Data

PublishedDecember 14, 2001
Last ModifiedJuly 11, 2017
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: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 Privilegetrue

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationKdeKdeutils2.2*******
    2.3ApplicationKdeKdeutils2.2.2*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Kde Kdeutils 2.2, 2.2.2

References

NameSourceURLTags
20011214 Re: klprfax_filter symlink vulnerabilityhttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=100837486611350&w=2BUGTRAQ
20011214 klprfax_filter symlink vulnerabilityhttp://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/245500BUGTRAQPatch Vendor Advisory
3694http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/3694BIDVendor Advisory
kdeutils-klprfax-symlink(7700)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/7700XF