CVE-2004-0970

2005-02-09T05:00:00
ID CVE-2004-0970
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-07-11T01:30:00

Description

The (1) gzexe, (2) zdiff, and (3) znew scripts in the gzip package, as used by other packages such as ncompress, allows local users to overwrite files via a symlink attack on temporary files. NOTE: the znew vulnerability may overlap CVE-2003-0367.