Threat Level: green Handler on Duty: Xavier Mertens

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Published 2017-01-20 15:59:00
Last Modified 2017-01-20 19:58:08
AKA CVE-2016-6253
Summary mail.local in NetBSD versions 6.0 through 6.0.6, 6.1 through 6.1.5, and 7.0 allows local users to change ownership of or append data to arbitrary files on the target system via a symlink attack on the user mailbox.
CVSS Score 7.2
CVSS Source
Access Vector Local Adjacent Network
Access Complexity Low Medium High
Authentication None Single Multiple
Confidentiality None Partial Complete
Integrity None Partial Complete
Availability None Partial Complete
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