CVE-2006-1376 Affecting shadow package, versions <1:4.0.14-9


0.0
medium

Snyk CVSS

    Attack Complexity Low
NVD  medium

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-DEBIAN10-SHADOW-306238
  • published 24 Mar 2006
  • disclosed 24 Mar 2006

How to fix?

Upgrade Debian:10 shadow to version 1:4.0.14-9 or higher.

NVD Description

Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply only to the upstream shadow package and not the shadow package as distributed by Debian:10. See How to fix? for Debian:10 relevant fixed versions and status.

The installation of Debian GNU/Linux 3.1r1 from the network install CD creates /var/log/debian-installer/cdebconf with world writable permissions, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (disk consumption).