CVE-2004-1000

NameCVE-2004-1000
Descriptionlintian 1.23 and earlier removes the working directory even if it was not created by lintian, which may allow local users to delete arbitrary files or directories via a symlink attack.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-630-1
NVD severitylow (attack range: local)
Debian Bugs286379

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
lintian (PTS)wheezy2.5.10.4fixed
jessie2.5.30+deb8u4fixed
stretch2.5.50.4fixed
buster, sid2.5.55fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
lintiansource(unstable)1.23.6low286379
lintiansourcewoody1.20.17.1lowDSA-630-1

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