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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2001-0109

rctab in SuSE 7.0 and earlier allows local users to create or overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the rctmp temporary file.
Publish Date : 2001-03-12 Last Update Date : 2017-10-09
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
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 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 None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2001-0109

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Suse Suse Linux 6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Suse Suse Linux 6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Suse Suse Linux 6.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Suse Suse Linux 6.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Suse Suse Linux 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Suse Suse Linux 5

- References For CVE-2001-0109
BID 2207 SuSE MkDir Error Handling rctab Race Condition Vulnerability Release Date:2001-01-13
XF rctab-elevate-privileges(5945)
BUGTRAQ 20010113 Serious security flaw in SuSE rctab
BUGTRAQ 20010117 Re: Serious security flaw in SuSE rctab

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2001-0109

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