CVE-2004-2768

2010-06-08T18:30:00
ID CVE-2004-2768
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-08-17T01:29:00

Description

dpkg 1.9.21 does not properly reset the metadata of a file during replacement of the file in a package upgrade, which might allow local users to gain privileges by creating a hard link to a vulnerable (1) setuid file, (2) setgid file, or (3) device, a related issue to CVE-2010-2059.