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CVE-2001-1494 Details

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NameCVE-2001-1494
StatusCandidate
Descriptionscript command in the util-linux package before 2.11n allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files by setting a hardlink from the typescript log file to any file on the system, then having root execute the script command.
ReferencesBID:16280
URL: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16280
BUGTRAQ:20011212 Silly 'script' hardlink bug
URL: http://seclists.org/bugtraq/2001/Dec/0123.html
BUGTRAQ:20011213 Silly 'script' hardlink bug - fixed
URL: http://seclists.org/bugtraq/2001/Dec/0122.html
MISC: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-014.htm
OVAL:oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10723
URL: https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10723
REDHAT:RHSA-2005:782
URL: http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-782.html
SECUNIA:16785
URL: http://secunia.com/advisories/16785
SECUNIA:18502
URL: http://secunia.com/advisories/18502
XF:util-linux-script-hardlink(7718)
URL: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/7718
PhaseAssigned (20050621)
VotesNone (candidate not yet proposed)
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