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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-4790

Multiple untrusted search path vulnerabilities in SUSE Linux 9.3 and 10.0, and possibly other distributions, cause the working directory to be added to LD_LIBRARY_PATH, which might allow local users to execute arbitrary code via (1) beagle, (2) tomboy, or (3) blam. NOTE: in August 2007, the tomboy vector was reported for other distributions.
Publish Date : 2005-12-31 Last Update Date : 2017-07-19
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.9
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-4790

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Suse Suse Linux 9.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Suse Suse Linux 10.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Suse Suse Linux 2

- References For CVE-2005-4790

https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-November/msg00913.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-3792
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-November/msg00206.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-3011
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/36054
XF tomboy-ldlibrarypath-privilege-escalation(36054)
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=362941 CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25341
BID 25341 Tomboy LD_LIBRARY_PATH Environment Variable Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2008-03-07
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-560-1
UBUNTU USN-560-1
https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=485224 CONFIRM
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2005_22_sr.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2005:022
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:064
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:064
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200711-12.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200711-12
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=199841 CONFIRM
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=189249 CONFIRM
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=188806
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200801-14.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200801-14

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-4790

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


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