Upstream information

CVE-2005-2992 at MITRE

Description

arc 5.21j and earlier allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on temporary files, a different type of vulnerability than CVE-2005-2945.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 2.1
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 118182 [RESOLVED]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
  • arc >= 5.21e-657
slss8.x86
sles9-nlpos.x86
suse91.ia64
suse91.x86-64
suse91.s390
suse91.ppc
YOU Patch Nr: 10496
Open Enterprise Server
  • arc >= 5.21e-653.4
slss8.x86
sles9-nlpos.x86
suse91.ia64
suse91.x86-64
suse91.s390
suse91.ppc
YOU Patch Nr: 10496