CVE-2007-2056 Detail

Description

** REJECT ** The getlock function in aimage/aimage.cpp in AFFLIB 2.2.8 and earlier allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on temporary lock files (aka "time-of-check-time-of-use file race"). NOTE: the researcher has retracted the original advisory, stating that "the portion of vulnerable code is not called in any current version of AFFLIB and is therefore not exploitable."


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CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-2056
NVD Published Date:
04/30/2007
NVD Last Modified:
09/10/2008
Source:
MITRE