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Home » CVE Vulnerabilities » CVE-2006-0055

CVE-2006-0055 The ispell_op function in ee on

  • CVE ID: CVE-2006-0055
  • Vendors:
  • Date: November 30, -0001
  • Severity: Low
  • Impact score: 0.00
  • Exploit score: 0.00

The ispell_op function in ee on FreeBSD 4.10 to 6.0 uses predictable filenames and does not confirm which file is being written, which allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack when ee invokes ispell.

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