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Bug 161054 - CVE-2005-0448 perl File::Path.pm rmtree race condition
CVE-2005-0448 perl File::Path.pm rmtree race condition
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1
Classification: Red Hat
Component: perl (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Marcela Mašláňová
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2005-06-20 05:36 EDT by Mark J. Cox
Modified: 2009-08-28 10:10 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: 5.6.1-38.EL2_1
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Last Closed: 2009-08-28 10:10:07 EDT
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Description Mark J. Cox 2005-06-20 05:36:28 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #157694 +++

Race condition in the rmtree function in File::Path.pm 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 2006-04-21 21:23:40 EDT
fixed with perl-5.6.1-38.EL2_1 
Comment 2 Robin Norwood 2006-10-01 19:32:46 EDT
assigning to rnorwood@redhat.com
Comment 3 Mark J. Cox 2007-07-20 07:45:40 EDT
We've not shipped perl-5.6.1-38.EL2_1 therefore leaving open until we do.
Comment 4 Tomas Hoger 2009-08-28 10:10:07 EDT
EL2.1 reached end of life.

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