Executive Summary

Informations
Name CVE-2010-1160 First vendor Publication 2010-04-16
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2010-06-07

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Cvss Base Score 1.9 Attack Range Local
Cvss Impact Score 2.9 Attack Complexity Medium
Cvss Expoit Score 3.4 Authentication None Required
Calculate full CVSS 2.0 Vectors scores

Detail

GNU nano before 2.2.4 does not verify whether a file has been changed before it is overwritten in a file-save operation, which allows local user-assisted attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on an attacker-owned file that is being edited by the victim.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2010-1160

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

idName
CWE-59Improper Link Resolution Before File Access ('Link Following')

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application141

OpenVAS Exploits

DateDescription
2011-03-09Name : Gentoo Security Advisory GLSA 201006-08 (nano)
File : nvt/glsa_201006_08.nasl
2010-09-10Name : Fedora Update for nano FEDORA-2010-13157
File : nvt/gb_fedora_2010_13157_nano_fc12.nasl
2010-05-07Name : Fedora Update for nano FEDORA-2010-6775
File : nvt/gb_fedora_2010_6775_nano_fc12.nasl
2010-05-07Name : Fedora Update for nano FEDORA-2010-6776
File : nvt/gb_fedora_2010_6776_nano_fc11.nasl

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

idDescription
63872nano Changed File Symlink Privilege Escalation

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2010-09-09Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2010-13157.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2010-07-01Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2010-6735.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2010-07-01Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2010-6775.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2010-07-01Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2010-6776.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2010-06-02Name : The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : gentoo_GLSA-201006-08.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Internal Sources (Detail)

SourceUrl
CONFIRM http://svn.savannah.gnu.org/viewvc/trunk/nano/ChangeLog?revision=4503&roo...
MISC http://drosenbe.blogspot.com/2010/03/nano-as-root.html
MLIST http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/nano-devel/2010-04/msg00000.html
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/04/14/4
SECTRACK http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1023891
SECUNIA http://secunia.com/advisories/39444

Alert History

If you want to see full details history, please login or register.
0
1
DateInformations
2014-02-17 10:54:27
  • Multiple Updates
2013-05-10 23:21:28
  • Multiple Updates