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CVE-2000-1178

Public: 2000-11-16

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Joe text editor follows symbolic links when creating a rescue copy called DEADJOE during an abnormal exit, which allows local users to overwrite the files of other users whose joe session crashes.

Find out more about CVE-2000-1178 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Linux 5.2 RHSA-2000:110 November 20, 2000
Red Hat Linux 6.0 RHSA-2000:110 November 20, 2000
Red Hat Linux 6.1 RHSA-2000:110 November 20, 2000
Red Hat Linux 6.2 RHSA-2000:110 November 20, 2000
Red Hat Linux 7.0 RHSA-2000:110 November 20, 2000

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