CVE-2005-2475

NameCVE-2005-2475
DescriptionRace condition in Unzip 5.52 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 Unzip after the decompression is complete.
SourceCVE (at NVD; LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-903-1
NVD severitylow (attack range: local)
Debian Bugs321927

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
unzip (PTS)wheezy (security), wheezy6.0-8+deb7u5fixed
jessie (security), jessie6.0-16+deb8u2fixed
stretch, sid6.0-20fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
unzipsource(unstable)5.52-4low321927
unzipsourcesarge5.52-1sarge3lowDSA-903-1
unzipsourcewoody5.50-1woody5lowDSA-903-1

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