postinst in twiki 4.1.2 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the /tmp/twiki temporary file. NOTE: the vendor disputes this vulnerability, stating "this bug is invalid.
Published 2008-11-07 19:36:24
Updated 2024-05-17 00:40:28
Source MITRE
View at NVD,

Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2008-4998

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 6 %
Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less

CVSS scores for CVE-2008-4998

Base Score Base Severity CVSS Vector Exploitability Score Impact Score Score Source First Seen

CWE ids for CVE-2008-4998

References for CVE-2008-4998

Products affected by CVE-2008-4998

This web site uses cookies for managing your session, storing preferences, website analytics and additional purposes described in our privacy policy.
By using this web site you are agreeing to terms of use!