CVE-2005-1111

NameCVE-2005-1111
DescriptionRace condition in cpio 2.6 and earlier allows local users to modify permissions of arbitrary files via a hard link attack on a file while it is being decompressed, whose permissions are changed by cpio after the decompression is complete.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-846-1
NVD severitylow (attack range: local)
Debian Bugs305372

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
buster, sid, stretch2.11+dfsg-6fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
cpiosource(unstable)2.6-6low305372
cpiosourcesarge2.5-1.3lowDSA-846-1
cpiosourcewoody2.4.2-39woody2lowDSA-846-1

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