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CVE-2005-0602 Detail

Description

Unzip 5.51 and earlier does not properly warn the user when extracting setuid or setgid files, which may allow local users to gain privileges.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  05/02/2005

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-0602
Original release date:
05/02/2005
Last revised:
10/17/2016
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
6.2 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
1.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
High
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/30/2006)

We do not consider this a security vulnerability; this is the expected behaviour.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=110960796331943&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20050228 7a69Adv#22 - UNIX unzip keep setuid and setgid files
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-103150-1 External Source SUNALERT 103150
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-200844-1 External Source SUNALERT 200844
http://www.info-zip.org/FAQ.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.info-zip.org/FAQ.html
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:197 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2005:197
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/14447 External Source BID 14447
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2005/0053/ External Source TRUSTIX 2005-0053
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3866 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-3866

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