CVE-2005-1853

NameCVE-2005-1853
Descriptiongopher.c in the Gopher client 3.0.5 does not properly create temporary files, which allows local users to gain privileges.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-770-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: local)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
gopher (PTS)wheezy, jessie3.0.13fixed
buster, sid, stretch3.0.16fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
gophersource(unstable)3.0.8low
gophersourcesarge3.0.7sarge1highDSA-770-1
gophersourcewoody3.0.3woody3highDSA-770-1

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