Access Restriction Bypass

Affecting util-linux package, versions *

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Overview

The mkostemp function in login-utils in util-linux when used incorrectly allows remote attackers to cause file name collision and possibly other attacks.

References

CVSS Score

9.8
high severity
  • Attack Vector
    Network
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    None
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    High
  • Integrity
    High
  • Availability
    High
CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
CVE
CVE-2015-5224
Snyk ID
SNYK-DEBIAN8-UTILLINUX-285832
Disclosed
23 Aug, 2017
Published
23 Aug, 2017