CVE-2005-0988

Published: 02 May 2005

Race condition in gzip 1.2.4, 1.3.3, and earlier, when decompressing a gzipped file, allows local users to modify permissions of arbitrary files via a hard link attack on a file while it is being decompressed, whose permissions are changed by gzip after the decompression is complete.

Priority

Unknown

Status

Package Release Status
gzip
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage