National Cyber Awareness System
Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2004-0974
Original release date:02/09/2005
The netatalk package in Trustix Secure Linux 1.5 through 2.1, and possibly other operating systems, allows local users to overwrite files via a symlink attack on temporary files.
CVSS Severity (version 2.0 incomplete approximation):
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type:Allows unauthorized modification
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External Source: GENTOO
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: XF
External Source: TRUSTIX