Time-of-check Time-of-use (TOCTOU) Affecting shadow package, versions *



    Attack Complexity High
    Integrity High

    Threat Intelligence

    EPSS 0.05% (16th percentile)
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4.7 medium
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Red Hat
4.4 medium

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-DEBIAN11-SHADOW-528840
  • published 27 Jun 2018
  • disclosed 3 Dec 2019

How to fix?

There is no fixed version for Debian:11 shadow.

NVD Description

Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply only to the upstream shadow package and not the shadow package as distributed by Debian. See How to fix? for Debian:11 relevant fixed versions and status.

shadow: TOCTOU (time-of-check time-of-use) race condition when copying and removing directory trees