Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 163888
CAN-2005-1038 vixie-cron information leak
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:19 EST
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #162022 +++
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #154920 +++
crontab in Vixie cron 4.1, when running with the -e option, allows local users
to read the cron files of other users by changing the file being edited to a
symlink. NOTE: there is insufficient information to know whether this is a
duplicate of CVE-2001-0235.
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
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