• CVSS Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings • CPE Information
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.
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Assigning CNA
MITRE Corporation
Date Record Created
20000426 Disclaimer: The record 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
   This advisory references another problem that is listed in
 Frech> XF:aaabase-file-deletion

Proposed (Legacy)
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