Debian Information for VU#405955

util-linux package vulnerable to privilege escalation when "ptmptmp" file is not removed properly when using "chfn" utility

Status

Not Affected

Vendor Statement

Debian does not ship any of the util-linux login-utils tools; instead we use the corresponding tools from the 'shadow' package, which use a different locking technique.

Vendor Information

The vendor has not provided us with any further information regarding this vulnerability.

Vendor References

None

Addendum

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