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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-2210

The installation of OpenOffice 1.0.1 allows local users to overwrite files and possibly gain privileges via a symlink attack on the USERNAME_autoresponse.conf temporary file.
Publish Date : 2002-12-31 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.2
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the RPM packages of OpenOffice as distributed with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, or 4.
Source: Redhat

- Products Affected By CVE-2002-2210

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Openoffice Openoffice 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Openoffice Openoffice 1

- References For CVE-2002-2210

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2002-10/0161.html
BUGTRAQ 20021011 OpenOffice 1.0.1 Race condition during installation.
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/5950
BID 5950 OpenOffice Installation Insecure Temporary File Symbolic Link Vulnerability Release Date:2002-10-11
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/10346.php
XF openofficeorg-tmpfile-symlink(10346)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-2210

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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