Description/bin/login in shadow 188.8.131.52 in Debian GNU/Linux, and probably other Linux distributions, allows local users in the utmp group to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a temporary file referenced in a line (aka ut_line) field in a utmp entry.
Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
Status of this issue by product and package
Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification. The updates are grouped by state of their lifecycle. SUSE product lifecycles are documented on the lifecycle page.
|Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service 11 SP3||login||Unsupported|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3||login||Analysis|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3-LTSS||login||Analysis|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4||login||Analysis|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS||login||Analysis|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4-LTSS||login||Analysis|
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Tue Jul 9 18:34:06 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 13 18:17:38 2023