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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2001-1101

The Log Viewer function in the Check Point FireWall-1 GUI for Solaris 3.0b through 4.1 SP2 does not check for the existence of '.log' files when saving files, which allows (1) remote authenticated users to overwrite arbitrary files ending in '.log', or (2) local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack.
Publish Date : 2001-09-08 Last Update Date : 2017-12-18
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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 Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2001-1101

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Checkpoint Firewall-1 3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Checkpoint Firewall-1 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Checkpoint Firewall-1 4.1 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Checkpoint Firewall-1 4.1 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Checkpoint Firewall-1 4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Checkpoint Firewall-1 5

- References For CVE-2001-1101
BID 3303 Check Point Firewall-1 GUI Client Log Viewer Symbolic Link Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-11
BUGTRAQ 20010908 Bug in remote GUI access in CheckPoint Firewall
XF fw1-log-file-overwrite(7095)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2001-1101

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