CVE-2006-1753

NameCVE-2006-1753
DescriptionA cron job in fcheck before 2.7.59 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a temporary file.
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-1035-1
NVD severitylow (attack range: local)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
fcheck (PTS)jessie, stretch2.7.59-19fixed
buster, sid2.7.59-21fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
fchecksource(unstable)2.7.59-8low
fchecksourcesarge2.7.59-7sarge1lowDSA-1035-1
fchecksourcewoody(not affected)DSA-1035-1

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