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FreeBSD: cscope -- symlink attack vulnerability (CVE-2004-0996)

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
2 (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) January 10, 2005 May 08, 2014 February 13, 2015

Description

main.c in cscope 15-4 and 15-5 creates temporary files with predictable filenames, which allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack.

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References

Solution

freebsd-upgrade-package-cscope

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