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HP Photosmart printer driver for Mac OS X installs the hp_imaging_connectivity program and the directory with world-writable permissions, which allows local users to gain privileges of other Photosmart users by replacing hp_imaging_connectivity with a Trojan horse.
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Date Entry Created
20020607 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Proposed (20020611)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(1) Frech
NOOP(4) Cole, Cox, Foat, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
Proposed (Legacy)
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