CVE-2005-1751

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2005-05-24
CWE:
CWE-377
Bugzilla:
158995: CVE-2005-1751 shtool: insecure temporary file creation

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Race condition in shtool 2.0.1 and earlier allows local users to create or modify arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the .shtool.$$ temporary file, a different vulnerability than CVE-2005-1759.

Find out more about CVE-2005-1751 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (php) RHSA-2005:564 2005-07-07
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (php) RHSA-2005:564 2005-07-07

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 nmap Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 nmap Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 nmap Not affected

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