CVE-2008-5139

NameCVE-2008-5139
Descriptionupdatejail in jailer 0.4 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a /tmp/#####.updatejail temporary file.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1674-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: local)
Debian Bugs410548

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
jailer (PTS)wheezy, jessie0.4-17fixed
sid0.4-17.1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
jailersource(unstable)0.4-10low410548
jailersourceetch0.4-9+etch1mediumDSA-1674-1

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