Vulnerability Name:

CVE-2008-1569

Assigned:2008-03-27
Published:2008-03-27
Updated:2017-08-07
Summary:policyd-weight 0.1.14 beta-16 and earlier allows local users to modify or delete arbitrary files via a symlink attack on temporary files that are used when creating a socket.
CVSS v3 Severity:5.1 Medium (CCN CVSS v3 Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:L)
Exploitability Metrics:Attack Vector (AV): Local
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope:Scope (S): Unchanged
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Low
Availibility (A): Low
CVSS v2 Severity:3.3 Low (CVSS v2 Vector: AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
2.9 Low (Temporal CVSS v2 Vector: AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P/E:H/RL:OF/RC:C)
Exploitability Metrics:Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (Au): None
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availibility (A): Partial
3.3 Low (CCN CVSS v2 Vector: AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
2.9 Low (CCN Temporal CVSS v2 Vector: AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P/E:H/RL:OF/RC:C)
Exploitability Metrics:Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Athentication (Au): None
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availibility (A): Partial
Vulnerability Type:CWE-59
References:Source: GENTOO
Type: UNKNOWN
GLSA-200804-11

Source: DEBIAN
Type: UNKNOWN
DSA-1531

Source: CONFIRM
Type: UNKNOWN
http://www.policyd-weight.org/

Source: BID
Type: PATCH
28480

Source: CONFIRM
Type: UNKNOWN
https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=214403

Source: XF
Type: UNKNOWN
policydweight-sockets-symlink(41565)

Vulnerable Configuration:Configuration 1:
  • cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::alpha:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::amd64:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::arm:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::hppa:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::ia-32:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::ia-64:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::m68k:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::mips:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::mipsel:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::powerpc:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::s390:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::sparc:*:*:*:*:*
  • AND
  • cpe:/a:policyd-weight:policyd-weight:0.1.14:beta16:*:*:*:*:*:*

  • * Denotes that component is vulnerable
    Oval Definitions
    Definition IDClassTitleLast Modified
    oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8031
    P
    DSA-1531 policyd-weight -- insecure temporary files
    2014-06-23
    oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20303
    P
    DSA-1531-2 policyd-weight - insecure temporary files
    2014-06-23
    oval:org.debian:def:1531
    V
    insecure temporary files
    2008-03-27
    BACK
    debian debian linux 4.0
    debian debian linux 4.0
    debian debian linux 4.0
    debian debian linux 4.0
    debian debian linux 4.0
    debian debian linux 4.0
    debian debian linux 4.0
    debian debian linux 4.0
    debian debian linux 4.0
    debian debian linux 4.0
    debian debian linux 4.0
    debian debian linux 4.0
    debian debian linux 4.0
    policyd-weight policyd-weight 0.1.14 beta16