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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-1753

A cron job in fcheck before 2.7.59 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a temporary file.
Publish Date : 2006-04-18 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
3.6
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-1753

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Debian Debian Linux 3.1 Mipsel Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Debian Debian Linux 3.1 Hppa Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Debian Debian Linux 3.1 PPC Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Debian Debian Linux 3.1 Ia-32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Debian Debian Linux 3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Debian Debian Linux 3.1 S-390 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Debian Debian Linux 3.1 Ia-64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Debian Debian Linux 3.1 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Debian Debian Linux 3.1 Sparc Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Debian Debian Linux 3.1 M68k Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Debian Debian Linux 3.1 Amd64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Debian Debian Linux 3.1 R1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Debian Debian Linux 3.1 Mips Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Debian Debian Linux 3.1 ARM Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Debian Debian Linux 14

- References For CVE-2006-1753

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17524
BID 17524 FCheck Insecure Temporary File Creation Vulnerability Release Date:2006-04-17
http://secunia.com/advisories/19675
SECUNIA 19675
http://www.us.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1035
DEBIAN DSA-1035
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/25830
XF fcheck-tmpfile-symlink(25830)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-1753

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


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