DescriptionPatchLink Update client for Unix, as used by Novell ZENworks Patch Management Update Agent for Linux/Unix/Mac (LUM) 6.2094 through 6.4102 and other products, allows local users to (1) truncate arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the /tmp/patchlink.tmp file used by the logtrimmer script, and (2) execute arbitrary code via a symlink attack on the /tmp/plshutdown file used by the rebootTask script.
Overall state of this security issue: Ignore
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- TID3908994, published Sa 3. Mär 11:59:12 CET 2018