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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-3355

(1) AlbumTab.py, (2) ArtistTab.py, (3) LinksTab.py, and (4) LyricsTab.py in the Context module in GNOME Rhythmbox 0.13.3 and earlier allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a symlink attack on a temporary HTML template file in the /tmp/context directory.
Publish Date : 2012-07-17 Last Update Date : 2012-09-07
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
3.6
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
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 Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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) Execute Code
CWE ID 94

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-3355

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.5.88 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.6.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.6.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.6.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.6.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.6.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.6.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.8.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.8.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.8.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.8.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.8.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.8.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.8.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.9.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.9.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.9.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.9.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.9.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.9.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.9.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.9.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.9.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.9.6.90 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.9.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.9.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.10.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.10.0.90 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.10.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.11.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.11.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.11.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.11.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.11.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.11.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.11.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.12.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.12.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.12.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
53 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.12.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
54 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.12.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
55 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.12.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
56 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.12.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
57 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.12.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
58 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.12.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
59 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.13.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
60 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.13.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
61 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.13.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
62 Application Gnome Rhythmbox 0.13.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Gnome Rhythmbox 62

- References For CVE-2012-3355

https://hermes.opensuse.org/messages/15351848
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2012:0954
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/06/25/7
MLIST [oss-security] 20120625 Re: CVE 2011-* Request -- rhythmbox (context plug-in): Insecure temporary directory use by loading template files for 'Album', 'Lyrics', and 'Artist' tabs
http://people.canonical.com/~ubuntu-security/cve/2012/CVE-2012-3355.html
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/06/25/5
MLIST [oss-security] 20120625 CVE 2011-* Request -- rhythmbox (context plug-in): Insecure temporary directory use by loading template files for 'Album', 'Lyrics', and 'Artist' tabs
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=835076
https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=678661
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/76538
XF rhythmbox-template-symlink(76538)
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1503-1
UBUNTU USN-1503-1
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/54186
BID 54186 Rhythmbox 'context' Plugin Insecure Temporary File Creation Vulnerability Release Date:2012-07-11
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=616673

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-3355

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


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