CVE-ID

CVE-2004-0217

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
The LiveUpdate capability (liveupdate.sh) in Symantec AntiVirus Scan Engine 4.0 and 4.3 for Red Hat Linux allows local users to create or append to arbitrary files via a symlink attack on /tmp/LiveUpdate.log.
References
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Date Entry Created
20040312 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 (20040318)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(2) Armstrong, Cole
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(1) Cox
REVIEWING(1) Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> XF:symantec-scanengine-race-condition(15215)
   http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/15215

Proposed (Legacy)
20040318
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