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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2005-1751: GNU shtool, ocaml-mysql: Insecure temporary file creation

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2005-1751: GNU shtool, ocaml-mysql: Insecure temporary file creation

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/25/2005
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Race condition in shtool 2.0.1 and earlier allows local users to create or modify arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the .shtool.$$ temporary file, a different vulnerability than CVE-2005-1759.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-dev-ml-ocaml-mysql
  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-dev-util-shtool

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