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Samba Symlink Race Condition Vulnerability

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Samba Symlink Race Condition Vulnerability

Severity
1
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
03/31/2003
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/01/2004
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

The code for writing reg files in Samba before 2.2.8 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a race condition involving chown.

Solution(s)

  • samba-upgrade-2_2_8

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