CVE-2000-1137

Public Date:
2000-11-29

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

GNU ed before 0.2-18.1 allows local users to overwrite the files of other users via a symlink attack.

Find out more about CVE-2000-1137 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Statement

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Linux 6.2 RHSA-2000:123 2000-12-06
Red Hat Linux 6.1 RHSA-2000:123 2000-12-06
Red Hat Linux 7.0 RHSA-2000:123 2000-12-06
Red Hat Linux 6.0 RHSA-2000:123 2000-12-06
Red Hat Linux 5.2 RHSA-2000:123 2000-12-06

Mitigation

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