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Check Point FireWall-1 3.0b through 4.1 for Solaris allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on temporary policy files that end in a .cpp extension, which are set world-writable.
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Date Entry Created
20020315 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 (20020315)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(2) Frech, Green
NOOP(6) Armstrong, Christey, Cole, Foat, Wall, Ziese
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> NOTE: CVE-2001-1171 was discovered to be a duplicate of this
   issue.  Use this candidate (CVE-2001-1102) instead of the
   other one.

Proposed (Legacy)
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