CVE-ID

CVE-2000-0293

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
aaa_base in SuSE Linux 6.3, and cron.daily in earlier versions, allow local users to delete arbitrary files by creating files whose names include spaces, which are then incorrectly interpreted by aaa_base when it deletes expired files from the /tmp directory.
References
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Assigning CNA
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Date Entry Created
20000426 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Proposed (20000426)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(3) Baker, Cole, Levy
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(2) Christey, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> ADDREF SUSE:20000502 aaabase < 2000.5.2
   URL: http://www.suse.de/de/support/security/suse_security_announce_47.txt
   
   This advisory references another problem that is listed in
   CVE-2000-0433.
 Frech> XF:aaabase-file-deletion

Proposed (Legacy)
20000426
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