CVE-2008-5303

2008-12-01T17:30:00
ID CVE-2008-5303
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2018-10-11T20:54:00

Description

Race condition in the rmtree function in File::Path 1.08 (lib/File/Path.pm) in Perl 5.8.8 allows local users to to delete arbitrary files via a symlink attack, a different vulnerability than CVE-2005-0448, CVE-2004-0452, and CVE-2008-2827. NOTE: this is a regression error related to CVE-2005-0448. It is different from CVE-2008-5302 due to affected versions.