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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-4803

graphviz before 2.2.1 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on temporary files. NOTE: this issue was originally associated with a different CVE identifier, CVE-2005-2965, which had been used for multiple different issues. This is the correct identifier.
Publish Date : 2005-12-31 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
3.6
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 Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-4803

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Graphviz Graphviz 1.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Graphviz Graphviz 1.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Graphviz Graphviz 1.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Graphviz Graphviz 1.7.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Graphviz Graphviz 1.7.5 0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Graphviz Graphviz 1.7.5 0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Graphviz Graphviz 1.7.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Graphviz Graphviz 1.7.5 0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Graphviz Graphviz 1.7.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Graphviz Graphviz 1.7.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Graphviz Graphviz 1.7.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Graphviz Graphviz 1.7.5.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Graphviz Graphviz 1.7.5.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Graphviz Graphviz 1.7.16.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Graphviz Graphviz 1.7.16.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Graphviz Graphviz 1.8.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Graphviz Graphviz 1.8.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Graphviz Graphviz 1.8.9.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Graphviz Graphviz 1.10 2003-09-15 0415 2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Graphviz Graphviz 1.10 2003-09-15 0415 1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Graphviz Graphviz 1.12.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Graphviz Graphviz 1.12.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Graphviz Graphviz 1.12.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Graphviz Graphviz 1.14.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Graphviz Graphviz 1.16.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Graphviz Graphviz 2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Graphviz Graphviz 26

- References For CVE-2005-4803

http://secunia.com/advisories/17207
SECUNIA 17207
http://secunia.com/advisories/17125
SECUNIA 17125
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-857
DEBIAN DSA-857
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:188
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2005:188
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15050
BID 15050 Graphviz Insecure Temporary File Creation Vulnerability Release Date:2006-05-17
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-208-1
UBUNTU USN-208-1
http://secunia.com/advisories/17121
SECUNIA 17121

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-4803

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


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