Executive Summary

Informations
Name MDVSA-2014:191 First vendor Publication 2014-09-29
Vendor Mandriva Last vendor Modification 2014-09-29
Severity (Vendor) N/A Revision N/A

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:M/Au:N/C:N/I:C/A:C)
Cvss Base Score 6.3 Attack Range Local
Cvss Impact Score 9.2 Attack Complexity Medium
Cvss Expoit Score 3.4 Authentication None Required
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Detail

Updated perl-XML-DT package fixes security vulnerability:

The mkxmltype and mkdtskel scripts provided in perl-XML-DT allow local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a /tmp/_xml_##### temporary file (CVE-2014-5260).

Original Source

Url : http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2014:191

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
100 % CWE-59 Improper Link Resolution Before File Access ('Link Following')

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application 4

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2014-09-30 Name : The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.
File : mandriva_MDVSA-2014-191.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

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Date Informations
2014-10-01 13:27:25
  • Multiple Updates
2014-09-29 17:22:47
  • First insertion