CVE-2005-0988

2005-05-02T04:00:00
ID CVE-2005-0988
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-10-11T01:30:00

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.