Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-5149
fwd_check.sh in libncbi6 6.1.20080302 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a /tmp/##### temporary file.
Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2008-5149
Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days: 0.04%
CVSS scores for CVE-2008-5149
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CWE ids for CVE-2008-5149
The product attempts to access a file based on the filename, but it does not properly prevent that filename from identifying a link or shortcut that resolves to an unintended resource.Assigned by: [email protected] (Primary)