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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2001-0116

gpm 1.19.3 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack.
Publish Date : 2001-03-12 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
1.2
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2001-0116

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Immunix Immunix 7.0 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Redhat Linux 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Immunix Immunix 1
Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 5
Redhat Linux 1

- References For CVE-2001-0116

http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=97916374410647&w=2
BUGTRAQ 20010110 Immunix OS Security update for lots of temp file problems
http://www.linux-mandrake.com/en/security/2001/MDKSA-2001-006.php3
MANDRAKE MDKSA-2001:006
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/2188
BID 2188 gpm /tmp File Race Condition Vulnerability Release Date:2001-01-10
http://xforce.iss.net/static/5917.php
XF linux-gpm-symlink(5917)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2001-0116

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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