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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-6208

sylprint.pl in claws mail tools (claws-mail-tools) allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the sylprint.[USER].[PID] temporary file.
Publish Date : 2007-12-03 Last Update Date : 2008-11-15
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
3.6
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
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 59

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-6208

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Claws Mail Claws Mail Tools Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Claws Mail Claws Mail Tools 1

- References For CVE-2007-6208

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200801-03.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200801-03
http://secunia.com/advisories/28402
SECUNIA 28402
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26676
BID 26676 Claws Mail Insecure Temporary File Creation Vulnerability Release Date:2008-01-09
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=454089 CONFIRM
http://osvdb.org/42478
OSVDB 42478
http://secunia.com/advisories/27897
SECUNIA 27897

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-6208

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


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