CVE-2008-4579 Details

CVE-2008-4579

Published: 2008-10-15
Last Modified: 2017-09-29
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database
CVE Assigner: cve@mitre.org
Summary

The (1) fence_apc and (2) fence_apc_snmp programs, as used in (a) fence 2.02.00-r1 and possibly (b) cman, when running in verbose mode, allows local users to append to arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the apclog temporary file.

Analysis
Common Vulnerability Score System v2.0
Severity Low
Base Score 1.9/10
Exploit Score 3.4/10
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Impact Score 2.9/10
Confidentiality Impact None
Availability Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Vector String AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Common Vulnerability Score System v3.1

NIST has not assigned a CVSSv3.1 Score.

Products Reported
CPE Vulnerable Start Excluding
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:cman:2.02.00:r1:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:fence:2.02.00:r1:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
References

http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=240576
http://secunia.com/advisories/32387
http://secunia.com/advisories/32390
http://secunia.com/advisories/36530
http://secunia.com/advisories/43362
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/10/13/3
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-1341.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-0266.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31904
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-875-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0419
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=467386
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10799
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-October/msg00666.html

CVE ID
CVE-2008-4579
Published
2008-10-15
Modified
2017-09-29
CVSSv2.0
Low
PCI Compliance
Pass
US-CERT Alert
No
CWE
CWE-59

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