69533 : GNU Gnash Configure Script Temporary File Symlink Arbitrary File Overwrite
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2010-11-29

Description

GNU Gnash contains a flaw related to the configure script functionality. The issue is triggered when a local attacker uses symlink attacks to overwrite arbitrary files with privileges of the user running the script.

Classification

Location: Local Access Required
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Solution Unknown
Exploit: Exploit Unknown
Disclosure: Uncoordinated Disclosure

Solution

OSVDB is not aware of a solution for this vulnerability.

Products

GNU
GNU Gnash
0.8.8

References

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 4.4
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2011-01-17 | Disagree? | There are 1 more: View All

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