CVE-2005-0988

Priority
Description
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.
Notes
Package
Source: gzip (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needs-triage
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Updated: 2020-03-18 21:48:50 UTC (commit 2ea7df7bd1e69e1e489978d2724a936eb3faa1b8)