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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-4460

The RenderV2ToFile function in tag_file.cpp in id3lib (aka libid3) 3.8.3 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a temporary file whose name is constructed from the name of a file being tagged.
Publish Date : 2007-08-21 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.2
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 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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-4460 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20074460 unix
DSA-1365-1 id3lib3.8.3 oval:org.mitre.oval:def:19953 unix
DSA-1365-2 id3lib3.8.3 - denial of service oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20499 unix
DSA-1365-3 id3lib3.8.3 - denial of service oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20106 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-2007-4460

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Id3lib Id3lib 3.8.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Id3lib Id3lib 1

- References For CVE-2007-4460

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200709-08.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200709-08
http://secunia.com/advisories/26987
SECUNIA 26987
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1365
DEBIAN DSA-1365
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:180
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:180
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_19_sr.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2007:019
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018667
SECTRACK 1018667
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=438540 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/26536
SECUNIA 26536
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25372
BID 25372 id3lib Insecure Temporary File Creation Vulnerability Release Date:2007-10-02
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=253553 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/26818
SECUNIA 26818
http://secunia.com/advisories/26793
SECUNIA 26793
http://secunia.com/advisories/26646
SECUNIA 26646

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-4460

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


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