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 bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-770-1
NVD severityhigh

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
gopher (PTS)buster, stretch3.0.16fixed
bullseye3.0.17.3fixed
bookworm, sid3.0.17.3+nmu1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
gophersourcewoody3.0.3woody3DSA-770-1
gophersourcesarge3.0.7sarge1DSA-770-1
gophersource(unstable)3.0.8low

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