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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-5072

The System.CodeDom.Compiler classes in Novell Mono create temporary files with insecure permissions, which allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files or execute arbitrary code via a symlink attack.
Publish Date : 2006-10-10 Last Update Date : 2010-09-15
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.2
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 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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-5072

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mono Mono 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mono Mono 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mono Mono 2

- References For CVE-2006-5072

http://fedoranews.org/cms/node/2401
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-068
http://secunia.com/advisories/22614
SECUNIA 22614
http://secunia.com/advisories/23154
SECUNIA 23154
http://secunia.com/advisories/23213
SECUNIA 23213
http://secunia.com/advisories/23776
SECUNIA 23776
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200611-23.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200611-23
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:188
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:188
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_73_mono.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:073
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20340
BID 20340 Mono System.CodeDom.Compiler Class Insecure Temporary File Creation Vulnerability Release Date:2007-01-26
http://secunia.com/advisories/22237
SECUNIA 22237
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/29353
XF mono-systemcodedomcompiler-symlink(29353)
http://secunia.com/advisories/22277
SECUNIA 22277
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/3911
VUPEN ADV-2006-3911
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-357-1
UBUNTU USN-357-1

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-5072

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


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