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Bug 157499 - CAN-2004-2014 wget symlink race
Summary: CAN-2004-2014 wget symlink race
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: wget
Version: 3
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Karsten Hopp
QA Contact:
Whiteboard: impact=low,public=20040516,source=cve...
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-05-12 01:47 UTC by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2006-05-04 15:02:47 UTC

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Description Josh Bressers 2005-05-12 01:47:58 UTC
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #157498 +++

Wget 1.9 and 1.9.1 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink
attack on the name of the file being downloaded.

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