CVE-2014-2583 (retired)

Priority
Description
Multiple directory traversal vulnerabilities in pam_timestamp.c in the
pam_timestamp module for Linux-PAM (aka pam) 1.1.8 allow local users to
create arbitrary files or possibly bypass authentication via a .. (dot dot)
in the (1) PAM_RUSER value to the get_ruser function or (2) PAM_TTY value
to the check_tty function, which is used by the format_timestamp_name
function.
Notes
 jdstrand> Ubuntu does not use pam_timestamp.so by default
Assigned-to
mdeslaur
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Updated: 2019-03-26 12:12:56 UTC (commit ccdecfcf0fead22bd291e5f4ea745a46872dcb15)