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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2011-0460

The init script in kbd, possibly 1.14.1 and earlier, allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on /dev/shm/
Publish Date : 2014-04-16 Last Update Date : 2018-10-30
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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 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 None
Vulnerability Type(s)

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2011-0460 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2011-0460

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Kbd-project KBD 0.99 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Kbd-project KBD 1.01 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Kbd-project KBD 1.03 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Kbd-project KBD 1.04 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Kbd-project KBD 1.05 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Kbd-project KBD 1.06 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Kbd-project KBD 1.08 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Kbd-project KBD 1.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Kbd-project KBD 1.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Kbd-project KBD 1.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Kbd-project KBD 1.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Kbd-project KBD 1.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Kbd-project KBD 1.14.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Opensuse Opensuse 11.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Opensuse Opensuse 11.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Kbd-project KBD 13
Opensuse Opensuse 2

- References For CVE-2011-0460 CONFIRM
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2011:0357

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2011-0460

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

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