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- Snyk ID SNYK-CENTOS8-RPM-1967794
- published 26 Jul 2021
- disclosed 30 Jun 2021
How to fix?
There is no fixed version for
Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply only to the upstream
rpm package and not the
rpm package as distributed by
How to fix? for
Centos:8 relevant fixed versions and status.
A symbolic link issue was found in rpm. It occurs when rpm sets the desired permissions and credentials after installing a file. A local unprivileged user could use this flaw to exchange the original file with a symbolic link to a security-critical file and escalate their privileges on the system. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to data confidentiality and integrity as well as system availability.