Executive Summary

Name CVE-2000-1178 First vendor Publication 2001-01-09
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2018-05-03

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : N/A
Overall CVSS Score NA
Base Score NA Environmental Score NA
impact SubScore NA Temporal Score NA
Exploitabality Sub Score NA
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Cvss Base Score 2.1 Attack Range Local
Cvss Impact Score 2.9 Attack Complexity Low
Cvss Expoit Score 3.9 Authentication None Required
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Joe text editor follows symbolic links when creating a rescue copy called DEADJOE during an abnormal exit, which allows local users to overwrite the files of other users whose joe session crashes.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2000-1178

CAPEC : Common Attack Pattern Enumeration & Classification

Id Name
CAPEC-27 Leveraging Race Conditions via Symbolic Links

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Application 1

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

Id Description
1651 Joe's Own Editor (joe) DEADJOE Symbolic Link Arbitrary File Overwrite

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2012-09-06 Name : The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
File : mandrake_MDKSA-2000-072.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
BID http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1959
BUGTRAQ http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-11/0227.html
CONECTIVA http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000356
DEBIAN http://www.debian.org/security/2000/20001201
MANDRAKE http://www.linux-mandrake.com/en/security/MDKSA-2000-072.php3
REDHAT http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2000-110.html
XF https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/5546

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