CVE-2005-0069

Current Description

The (1) tcltags or (2) vimspell.sh scripts in vim 6.3 allow local users to overwrite or create arbitrary files via a symlink attack on temporary files.

Basic Data

PublishedJanuary 13, 2005
Last ModifiedOctober 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 Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationVim Development GroupVim6.3.011*******
    2.3ApplicationVim Development GroupVim6.3.025*******
    2.3ApplicationVim Development GroupVim6.3.030*******
    2.3ApplicationVim Development GroupVim6.3.044*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Vim Development Group Vim 6.3.011, 6.3.025, 6.3.030, 6.3.044

References

NameSourceURLTags
20050118 [USN-61-1] vim vulnerabilitieshttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=110608387001863&w=2BUGTRAQ
13841http://secunia.com/advisories/13841/SECUNIAPatch Vendor Advisory
1012938http://securitytracker.com/id?1012938SECTRACK
RHSA-2005:036http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-036.htmlREDHATPatch Vendor Advisory
RHSA-2005:122http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-122.htmlREDHATPatch Vendor Advisory
FLSA:2343https://bugzilla.fedora.us/show_bug.cgi?id=2343FEDORAVendor Advisory
vim-symlink(18870)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/18870XF
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9402https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9402OVAL