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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-1144

Untrusted search path vulnerability in the Gentoo package of Xpdf before 3.02-r2 allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse xpdfrc file in the current working directory, related to an unset SYSTEM_XPDFRC macro in a Gentoo build process that uses the poppler library.
Publish Date : 2009-04-09 Last Update Date : 2009-04-16
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.9
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID 94

- Products Affected By CVE-2009-1144

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Foolabs Xpdf 0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Foolabs Xpdf 0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Foolabs Xpdf 0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Foolabs Xpdf 0.5a Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Foolabs Xpdf 0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Foolabs Xpdf 0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Foolabs Xpdf 0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Foolabs Xpdf 0.7a Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Foolabs Xpdf 0.80 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Foolabs Xpdf 0.90 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Foolabs Xpdf 0.91a Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Foolabs Xpdf 0.91b Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Foolabs Xpdf 0.91c Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Foolabs Xpdf 0.91 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Foolabs Xpdf 0.92b Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Foolabs Xpdf 0.92c Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Foolabs Xpdf 0.92d Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Foolabs Xpdf 0.92e Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Foolabs Xpdf 0.92a Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Foolabs Xpdf 0.93a Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Foolabs Xpdf 0.93b Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Foolabs Xpdf 0.93c Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Foolabs Xpdf 0.93 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Foolabs Xpdf 1.00a Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Foolabs Xpdf 1.00 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Foolabs Xpdf 1.01 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Foolabs Xpdf 2.00 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Foolabs Xpdf 2.01 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Foolabs Xpdf 2.02 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Foolabs Xpdf 2.03 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Foolabs Xpdf 3.00 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Foolabs Xpdf 3.02 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Foolabs Xpdf 32

- References For CVE-2009-1144

http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=242930 CONFIRM
http://osvdb.org/53529
OSVDB 53529
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34401
BID 34401 Xpdf Search Path Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2009-04-07
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200904-07.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200904-07
http://secunia.com/advisories/34610
SECUNIA 34610
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=200023 CONFIRM

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-1144

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


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