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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-0975

The der_chop script in the openssl package in Trustix Secure Linux 1.5 through 2.1 and other operating systems allows local users to overwrite files via a symlink attack on temporary files.
Publish Date : 2005-02-09 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
2.1
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 Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required 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

- Vendor Statements

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.
Source: Redhat

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2004-09-10 2004-09-30
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2005:476: openssl security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005476 unix
RHSA-2005:476: openssl security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050476 unix
The der_chop script in the openssl package in Trustix Secure Linux 1.5 through 2.1 and other operating systems allows lo... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10621 unix
Trustix Secure Linux der_chop Script Symlink Attack Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:164 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-0975

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Gentoo Linux Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 9.2 Amd64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 9.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 10.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 10.0 Amd64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 10.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 10.1 X86 64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux Corporate Server 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux Corporate Server 2.1 X86 64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mandrakesoft Mandrake Multi Network Firewall 8.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6f Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6a Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6l Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6g Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6b Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6m Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6h Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6c Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6i Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6d Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6j Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6e Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.6k Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7c Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Openssl Openssl 0.9.7d Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Gentoo Linux 1
Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 6
Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux Corporate Server 2
Mandrakesoft Mandrake Multi Network Firewall 1
Openssl Openssl 16

- References For CVE-2004-0975

http://secunia.com/advisories/12973
SECUNIA 12973
http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=136302 CONFIRM
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-476.html
REDHAT RHSA-2005:476
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2004/0050
TRUSTIX 2004-0050
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/11293
BID 11293 OpenSSL DER_CHOP Insecure Temporary File Creation Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-12
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/17583
XF script-temporary-file-overwrite(17583)
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-603
DEBIAN DSA-603
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200411-15.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200411-15

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-0975

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


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