94898 : DirectAdmin Backup System Unspecified Symlink Arbitrary File Manipulation Local Privilege Escalation
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DirectAdmin Backup System contains a flaw as the program creates temporary files insecurely. It is possible for a local attacker to use a symlink attack against an unspecified file to manipulate arbitrary files and gain elevated privileges.


Location: Local Access Required
Attack Type: Race Condition
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Upgrade
Exploit: Exploit Private
Disclosure: Vendor Verified, Coordinated Disclosure
OSVDB: Authentication Required


It has been reported that this issue has been fixed. Upgrade to version 1.431, or higher, to address this vulnerability.


JBMC Software
DirectAdmin Backup System



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