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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-4534

The shadow database feature (syncshadowdb) in Bugzilla 2.9 through 2.16.10 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on temporary files.
Publish Date : 2005-12-28 Last Update Date : 2018-10-19
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-4534

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Bugzilla 2.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Bugzilla 2.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mozilla Bugzilla 2.12 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mozilla Bugzilla 2.14 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mozilla Bugzilla 2.14.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mozilla Bugzilla 2.14.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mozilla Bugzilla 2.14.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mozilla Bugzilla 2.14.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mozilla Bugzilla 2.14.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mozilla Bugzilla 2.16 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mozilla Bugzilla 2.16.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mozilla Bugzilla 2.16.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mozilla Bugzilla 2.16.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Mozilla Bugzilla 2.16.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Mozilla Bugzilla 2.16.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Mozilla Bugzilla 2.16.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Mozilla Bugzilla 2.16.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Mozilla Bugzilla 2.16.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Mozilla Bugzilla 2.16.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Mozilla Bugzilla 2.16.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Bugzilla 20

- References For CVE-2005-4534
XF bugzilla-syncshadowdb-symlink(23863)
SECTRACK 1015411
BID 16061 Bugzilla Syncshadowdb Insecure Temporary File Creation Vulnerability Release Date:2007-11-15 CONFIRM
BUGTRAQ 20051228 [BUGZILLA] Security advisory for Bugzilla < 2.16.11

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-4534

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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