CVE-2005-2494

NameCVE-2005-2494
Descriptionkcheckpass in KDE 3.2.0 up to 3.4.2 allows local users to gain root access via a symlink attack on lock files.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-815-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: local)
Debian Bugs327039

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
kdebasesource(unstable)4:3.4.2-3medium327039
kdebasesourcesarge4:3.3.2-1sarge1mediumDSA-815-1327039
kdebasesourcewoody(not affected)DSA-815-1

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