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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2005-0448

Original release date: 05/02/2005
Last revised: 10/23/2013
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

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 CVE-2004-0452.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 1.2 (LOW) (AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 1.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification

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External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-696
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2005:079
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT5938
External Source: CONECTIVA
Name: CLSA-2006:1056
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10475
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 14531
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200501-38
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:728
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBUX01208
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18517
External Source: SGI
Name: 20060101-01-U
External Source: BID
Name: 12767
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2005:881
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FLSA-2006:152845
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18075
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2005:674
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 55314
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-94-1
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17079

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10475
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:728
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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