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CVE-2008-1570

Published: 31 March 2008

Race condition in the create_lockpath function in policyd-weight 0.1.14 beta-16 allows local users to modify or delete arbitrary files by creating the LOCKPATH directory, then modifying it after the symbolic link check occurs. NOTE: this is due to an incomplete fix for CVE-2008-1569.

Priority

Low

Status

Package Release Status
policyd-weight
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
dapper Does not exist

edgy Does not exist

feisty Ignored
(end of life, was needed)
gutsy Ignored
(end of life, was needed)
hardy
Released (0.1.14.17-1)
intrepid
Released (0.1.14.17-1)
upstream Needs triage