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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-2101

langen2kvtml in KDE 3.0 to 3.4.2 creates insecure temporary files in /tmp with predictable names, which allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files.
Publish Date : 2005-08-17 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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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 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-2005-2101

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS KDE KDE 3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS KDE KDE 3.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS KDE KDE 3.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS KDE KDE 3.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS KDE KDE 3.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS KDE KDE 3.0.5a Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS KDE KDE 3.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS KDE KDE 3.1 Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS KDE KDE 3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS KDE KDE 3.1 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS KDE KDE 3.1 Alpha1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS KDE KDE 3.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS KDE KDE 3.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS KDE KDE 3.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS KDE KDE 3.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS KDE KDE 3.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS KDE KDE 3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS KDE KDE 3.2.0 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS KDE KDE 3.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS KDE KDE 3.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS KDE KDE 3.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS KDE KDE 3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS KDE KDE 3.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS KDE KDE 3.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 OS KDE KDE 3.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 OS KDE KDE 3.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 OS KDE KDE 3.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions

- References For CVE-2005-2101
SECTRACK 1014675
BID 14561 KDE Langen2KVTML Insecure Temporary File Creation Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-12 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-2101

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

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