CVE-1999-1572

NameCVE-1999-1572
Descriptioncpio on FreeBSD 2.1.0, Debian GNU/Linux 3.0, and possibly other operating systems, uses a 0 umask when creating files using the -O (archive) or -F options, which creates the files with mode 0666 and allows local users to read or overwrite those files.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-664-1
NVD severitylow (attack range: local)
Debian Bugs293379

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
cpio (PTS)wheezy, wheezy (security)2.11+dfsg-0.1+deb7u2fixed
jessie (security), jessie2.11+dfsg-4.1+deb8u1fixed
stretch2.11+dfsg-6fixed
buster, sid2.12+dfsg-6fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
cpiosource(unstable)2.5-1.2low293379
cpiosourcewoody2.4.2-39woody1lowDSA-664-1

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