CVE-2006-5778

2006-11-07T18:07:00
ID CVE-2006-5778
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2008-09-05T21:13:00

Description

ftpd in linux-ftpd 0.17, and possibly other versions, performs a chdir before setting the UID, which allows local users to bypass intended access restrictions by redirecting their home directory to a restricted directory.