CVE Database


Impact: Low
Public: 2010-08-25
Bugzilla: 620356: CVE-2010-2794 spice-xpi symlink attack


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The SPICE (aka spice-xpi) plug-in 2.2 for Firefox allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on an unspecified log file.

Find out more about CVE-2010-2794 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 2.1
Base Metrics: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector: Local
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: Partial
Availability Impact: None

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop version 5 (spice-xpi) RHSA-2010:0651 August 25, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications version 5 (spice-xpi) RHSA-2010:0651 August 25, 2010

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