Current Description

psbanner in the LPRng package allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symbolic link attack on the /tmp/before file.

Basic Data

PublishedMay 05, 2003
Last ModifiedOctober 11, 2017
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
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score2.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.


  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSAstart TechnologiesLprng3.7.4*******
    2.3OSAstart TechnologiesLprng3.8.9*******
    2.3OSAstart TechnologiesLprng3.8.10.1*******
    2.3OSAstart TechnologiesLprng3.8.19*******

Vulnerable Software List

Astart Technologies Lprng 3.7.4,, 3.8.19, 3.8.9


DSA-285 Vendor Advisory
RHSA-2003:142 Vendor Advisory