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Overview

Vulnerability Score 10.0 10.0
CVE Id CVE-2004-0603
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:38:52
Published 06 Dec 2004 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2004-0603

Summary

gzexe in gzip 1.3.3 and earlier will execute an argument when the creation of a temp file fails instead of exiting the program, which could allow remote attackers or local users to execute arbitrary commands, a different vulnerability than CVE-1999-1332.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Gnu Gzip 1.3.3


References

XF - gzip-gzexe-tmpfile(16506)

BID - 10603

GENTOO - GLSA-200406-18

CONFIRM - http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=54890


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:38:40