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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-4005

The (1) tomboy and (2) tomboy-panel scripts in GNOME Tomboy 1.5.2 and earlier place a zero-length directory name in the LD_LIBRARY_PATH, which allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse shared library in the current working directory. NOTE: vector 1 exists because of an incorrect fix for CVE-2005-4790.2.
Publish Date : 2010-11-05 Last Update Date : 2011-03-01
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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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID 94

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2010-4005 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20104005 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-2010-4005

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Gnome Tomboy 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Gnome Tomboy 1.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Gnome Tomboy 1.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Gnome Tomboy 1.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Gnome Tomboy 1.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Gnome Tomboy 5

- References For CVE-2010-4005

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-12/msg00000.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2010:023
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:035
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2011:035
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=644606 CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0457
VUPEN ADV-2011-0457

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-4005

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


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