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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2005-1111

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/02/2005
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Race condition in cpio 2.6 and earlier allows local users to modify permissions of arbitrary files via a hard link attack on a file while it is being decompressed, whose permissions are changed by cpio after the decompression is complete.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-cpio

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