Maelstrom GPL 3.0.1 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files of other Maelstrom users via a symlink attack on the /tmp/f file.

Technical Details

CVSSv2 Score:




Published Date:

Monday 25th of March 2002

Modified Date:

Tuesday 4th of November 2008

CVSSv2 Score:
  • Access Vector: Local
  • Access Complexity: High
  • Authentication Required: None
  • Confidentiality Impact: None
  • Integrity Impact: Partial
  • Availability Impact: None
Common Platform Enumeration (CPE) Affected: Common Platform Enumeration (CPE) List:

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