CVE-2005-4803

NameCVE-2005-4803
Descriptiongraphviz before 2.2.1 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on temporary files. NOTE: this issue was originally associated with a different CVE identifier, CVE-2005-2965, which had been used for multiple different issues. This is the correct identifier.
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-857-1
NVD severitylow (attack range: local)
Debian Bugs336985

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
graphviz (PTS)jessie2.38.0-7fixed
stretch2.38.0-17fixed
buster, sid2.40.1-3fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
graphvizsource(unstable)2.2.1-1sarge1low336985
graphvizsourcesarge2.2.1-1sarge1lowDSA-857-1

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