Lumension® Endpoint Intelligence Center

Intelligence Center » Browse All Vulnerabilities » CVE-2002-0761

Overview

Vulnerability Score 2.1 2.1
CVE Id CVE-2002-0761
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:28:52
Published 12 Aug 2002 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2002-0761

Summary

bzip2 before 1.0.2 in FreeBSD 4.5 and earlier, OpenLinux 3.1 and 3.1.1, and possibly systems, uses the permissions of symbolic links instead of the actual files when creating an archive, which could cause the files to be extracted with less restrictive permissions than intended.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Bzip2 0.9.0

  • Bzip2 0.9.0a

  • Bzip2 0.9.0b

  • Bzip2 0.9.0c

  • Bzip2 0.9.5a

  • Bzip2 0.9.5b

  • Bzip2 0.9.5c

  • Bzip2 0.9.5d

  • Bzip2 1.0

  • Bzip2 1.0.1


References

BID - 4776

XF - bzip2-compression-symlink(9128)

FREEBSD - FreeBSD-SA-02:25

CALDERA - CSSA-2002-039.0


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:04