CVE-2011-0007

NameCVE-2011-0007
Descriptionpimd 2.1.5 and possibly earlier versions allows user-assisted local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on (1) pimd.dump when a USR1 signal is sent, or (2) pimd.cache when USR2 is sent.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-2147-1
NVD severitylow (attack range: local)
Debian Bugs609304
Debian/oldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
pimd (PTS)squeeze2.1.1-1.1fixed
sid, wheezy2.1.8-2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
pimdsource(unstable)2.1.6-1unimportant609304
pimdsourcelenny2.1.0-alpha29.17-8.1lenny1lowDSA-2147-1
pimdsourcesqueeze2.1.1-1.1unimportant609304

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