CVE-2010-1160

Summary

GNU nano before 2.2.4 does not verify whether a file has been changed before it is overwritten in a file-save operation, which allows local user-assisted attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on an attacker-owned file that is being edited by the victim.

Technical Details

CVSSv2 Score:

1.9

CWE ID:

CWE-59

Published Date:

Friday 16th of April 2010

Modified Date:

Monday 7th of June 2010

CVSSv2 Score:
  • Access Vector: Local
  • Access Complexity: Medium
  • 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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