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Bug 157694 - CAN-2005-0448 perl rmtree race condition
Summary: CAN-2005-0448 perl rmtree race condition
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: perl
Version: 4.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
: ---
Assignee: Petr Rockai
QA Contact: David Lawrence
Whiteboard: impact=low,public=20050309,source=cve...
Depends On:
Blocks: 156322 perl_RHEL4
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-05-13 20:38 UTC by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
0 users

Fixed In Version: RHSA-2005-674
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2005-10-05 12:33:38 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

Attachments (Terms of Use)
Patch from Ubuntu, this is going to to need some cleaning up. (deleted)
2005-05-13 20:38 UTC, Josh Bressers
no flags Details | Diff

System ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2005:674 qe-ready SHIPPED_LIVE Low: perl security update 2005-10-05 04:00:00 UTC

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.

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