CVE-2010-1160

2010-04-16T19:30:00
ID CVE-2010-1160
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2010-06-07T04:00:00

Description

GNU nano before 2.2.4 does not verify whether a file has been changed before it is overwritten in a file-save operation, which allows local user-assisted attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on an attacker-owned file that is being edited by the victim.