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Bug 161054 - CVE-2005-0448 perl rmtree race condition
Summary: CVE-2005-0448 perl rmtree race condition
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1
Classification: Red Hat
Component: perl
Version: 2.1
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Marcela Mašláňová
QA Contact: David Lawrence
Whiteboard: impact=low,public=20050309,source=cve...
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-06-20 09:36 UTC by Mark J. Cox
Modified: 2009-08-28 14:10 UTC (History)
0 users

Fixed In Version: 5.6.1-38.EL2_1
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2009-08-28 14:10:07 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

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Description Mark J. Cox 2005-06-20 09:36:28 UTC
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #157694 +++

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 Jason Vas Dias 2006-04-22 01:23:40 UTC
fixed with perl-5.6.1-38.EL2_1 

Comment 2 Robin Norwood 2006-10-01 23:32:46 UTC
assigning to

Comment 3 Mark J. Cox 2007-07-20 11:45:40 UTC
We've not shipped perl-5.6.1-38.EL2_1 therefore leaving open until we do.

Comment 4 Tomas Hoger 2009-08-28 14:10:07 UTC
EL2.1 reached end of life.

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