Executive Summary

Name CVE-2004-1901 First vendor Publication 2004-12-31
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2017-07-11

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:P/I:P/A:P)
Cvss Base Score 4.6 Attack Range Local
Cvss Impact Score 6.4 Attack Complexity Low
Cvss Expoit Score 3.9 Authentication None Required
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Portage before 2.0.50-r3 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a hard link attack on the lockfiles.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2004-1901

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name

OpenVAS Exploits

Date Description
2008-09-24 Name : Gentoo Security Advisory GLSA 200404-01 (Portage)
File : nvt/glsa_200404_01.nasl

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

Id Description
16998 Portage Lockfile Hardlink Arbitrary File Overwrite

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
BID http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/10060
GENTOO http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200404-01.xml
SECUNIA http://secunia.com/advisories/11305
XF https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/15754

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