CVE-2006-1695

NameCVE-2006-1695
DescriptionThe fbgs script in the fbi package 2.01-1.4, when the TMPDIR environment variable is not defined, allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on temporary files in /var/tmp/fbps-[PID].
SourceCVE (at NVD; LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1068-1
NVD severitylow (attack range: local)
Debian Bugs361370

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
fbi (PTS)wheezy2.07-10fixed
jessie2.09-1fixed
stretch, sid2.10-2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
fbisource(unstable)2.05-1low361370
fbisourcesarge2.01-1.2sarge1lowDSA-1068-1
fbisourcewoody1.23woody1lowDSA-1068-1

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