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Bug 157694

Summary: CAN-2005-0448 perl rmtree race condition
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Reporter: Josh Bressers <bressers>
Component: perlAssignee: Petr Rockai <prockai>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: David Lawrence <dkl>
Severity: low Docs Contact:
Priority: medium    
Version: 4.0Keywords: Security
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Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Whiteboard: impact=low,public=20050309,source=cve,reported=20050314
Fixed In Version: RHSA-2005-674 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-10-05 12:33:38 UTC Type: ---
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Bug Blocks: 156322, 159190    
Description Flags
Patch from Ubuntu, this is going to to need some cleaning up. none

Description Josh Bressers 2005-05-13 20:38:29 UTC
Race condition in the rmtree function in in Perl before 5.8.4
allows local users to create arbitrary setuid binaries in the tree being
deleted, a different vulnerability than CAN-2004-0452.

Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2005-05-13 20:38:29 UTC
Created attachment 114350 [details]
Patch from Ubuntu, this is going to to need some cleaning up.

Comment 10 Red Hat Bugzilla 2005-10-05 12:33:38 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.