This service will be undergoing maintenance at 00:00 UTC, 2016-09-28. It is expected to last about 1 hours
Bug 161054 - CVE-2005-0448 perl File::Path.pm rmtree race condition
CVE-2005-0448 perl File::Path.pm rmtree race condition
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1
Classification: Red Hat
Component: perl (Show other bugs)
2.1
All Linux
medium Severity low
: ---
: ---
Assigned To: Marcela Mašláňová
David Lawrence
impact=low,public=20050309,source=cve...
: Security
Depends On:
Blocks:
  Show dependency treegraph
 
Reported: 2005-06-20 05:36 EDT by Mark J. Cox (Product Security)
Modified: 2009-08-28 10:10 EDT (History)
0 users

See Also:
Fixed In Version: 5.6.1-38.EL2_1
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Story Points: ---
Clone Of:
Environment:
Last Closed: 2009-08-28 10:10:07 EDT
Type: ---
Regression: ---
Mount Type: ---
Documentation: ---
CRM:
Verified Versions:
Category: ---
oVirt Team: ---
RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:


Attachments (Terms of Use)

  None (edit)
Description Mark J. Cox (Product Security) 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.

http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=111039131424834&w=2
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 (Product Security) 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.

Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.