Untrusted search path vulnerability in fwsnort before 1.6.4, when not running as root, allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a Trojan horse fwsnort.conf in the current working directory.
"CWE-426: Untrusted Search Path"
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.4
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service
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Patch Information; Exploit
[oss-security] 20140203 CVE-2014-0039: fwsnort loaded configuration file from cwd when run as a non-root user