8676 : Solaris Solstice AdminSuite Symlink Arbitrary File Overwrite
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
1997-06-25

Description

<em style='font-weight:bold;'>(Description Provided by <a href="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=1999-1426" target="_blank">CVE</a>)</em> : Solaris Solstice AdminSuite (AdminSuite) 2.1 follows symbolic links when updating an NIS database, which allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files.

Classification

Location: Local Access Required
Attack Type: Race Condition

Products

Unknown or Incomplete

References

Credit

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CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 6.2
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2003-12-31 | Disagree?

Access_vector_0 Access_complexity_0 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_2 Integrity_impact_2 Availability_impact_2

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