CVE-2004-0966

Current Description

The (1) autopoint and (2) gettextize scripts in the GNU gettext package 1.14 and later versions, as used in Trustix Secure Linux 1.5 through 2.1 and other operating systems, allows local users to overwrite files via a symlink attack on temporary files.

Basic Data

PublishedFebruary 09, 2005
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: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
    2.3ApplicationGnuGettext0.14.1*******
  • OR - Configuration 2
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSUbuntuUbuntu Linux4.1*ia64*****
    2.3OSUbuntuUbuntu Linux4.1*ppc*****

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Ubuntu Ubuntu Linux 4.1
Gnu Gettext 0.14.1

References

NameSourceURLTags
http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=136323http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=136323CONFIRM
OpenPKG-SA-2004.055http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=110382652226638&w=2OPENPKG
GLSA-200410-10http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200410-10.xmlGENTOO
FLSA:136323http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-legacy-announce/2006-January/msg00000.htmlFEDORA
11282http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/11282BIDPatch Vendor Advisory
2004-0050http://www.trustix.org/errata/2004/0050TRUSTIX
MDKSA-2006:051http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:051MANDRIVA
script-temporary-file-overwrite(17583)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/17583XF
USN-5-1https://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-5-1/UBUNTU