CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2000-1178

Published: Jan 09, 2001 | Modified: May 03, 2018
CVSS 3.x
N/A
Source:
NVD
CVSS 2.x
2.1 LOW
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

Joe text editor follows symbolic links when creating a rescue copy called DEADJOE during an abnormal exit, which allows local users to overwrite the files of other users whose joe session crashes.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Joe Joseph_allen 2.8 2.8

References