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CVE-2005-1751 Detail

Current 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.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (09/19/2006)

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=158995 The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw. More information regarding issue severity can be found here: http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=93782
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=111955937622637&w=2
http://securitytracker.com/id?1014059
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-789
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200506-08.xml
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-564.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/13767
http://www.zataz.net/adviso/shtool-05252005.txt Vendor Advisory
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A345
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9639

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:shtool:shtool:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
2.0.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-1751
NVD Published Date:
05/25/2005
NVD Last Modified:
05/02/2018