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# CVE ID CWE ID # of Exploits Vulnerability Type(s) Publish Date Update Date Score Gained Access Level Access Complexity Authentication Conf. Integ. Avail.
1 CVE-2007-0227 2007-01-12 2008-11-15
5.0
None Remote Low Not required Partial None None
slocate 3.1 does not properly manage database entries that specify names of files in protected directories, which allows local users to obtain the names of private files. NOTE: another researcher reports that the issue is not present in slocate 2.7.
2 CVE-2005-2499 DoS 2005-08-23 2010-08-21
2.1
None Local Low Not required None None Partial
slocate before 2.7 does not properly process very long paths, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (updatedb exit and incomplete slocate database) via a certain crafted directory structure.
3 CVE-2003-0848 Overflow +Priv 2003-11-17 2010-08-21
4.6
User Local Low Not required Partial Partial Partial
Heap-based buffer overflow in main.c of slocate 2.6, and possibly other versions, may allow local users to gain privileges via a modified slocate database that causes a negative "pathlen" value to be used.
4 CVE-2003-0326 Exec Code Overflow 2003-06-09 2008-09-05
4.6
User Local Low Not required Partial Partial Partial
Integer overflow in parse_decode_path() of slocate may allow attackers to execute arbitrary code via a LOCATE_PATH with a large number of ":" (colon) characters, whose count is used in a call to malloc.
5 CVE-2003-0056 Exec Code Overflow 2003-02-19 2010-08-21
7.2
Admin Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Buffer overflow in secure locate (slocate) before 2.7 allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a long (1) -c or (2) -r command line argument.
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