Dump is a utility which examines files and filesystems, and saves information out to storage.
A flaw was found with dump file locking. A local attacker could manipulate a file lock to cause dump not to run on that file. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) assigned the name CVE-2002-1914 to this issue.
More information about these vulnerabilities can be found in the security advisory issued by Red Hat Linux:
|Product:||Affected Version(s):||Risk Level:||Actions:|
|Avaya S87XX/S8500/S8300||Versions prior to CM 3.1||Low||A newer version of dump has been included in CM 3.1 and greater. Avaya recommends upgrading to CM 3.1 or greater to address this vulnerability.|
|Avaya Intuity LX||All||Low||A newer version of dump has been included in Intuity LX 2.0 and greater. Avaya recommends upgrading to Intuity LX 2.0 or greater to address this vulnerability.|
|Avaya Messaging Storage Server||All||Low||A newer version of dump has been included in Messaging Storage Server 3.0 and greater. Avaya recommends upgrading to Messaging Storage Server 3.0 or greater to address this vulnerability.|
|Avaya Message Networking||All||Low||A newer version of dump has been included in Messaging Networking 3.0 and greater. Avaya recommends upgrading to Messaging Networking 3.0 or greater to address this vulnerability.|
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V 1.0 - August 14, 2006 - Initial Statement issued.
V 2.0 September 13, 2007 - Updated recommended actions for IALX, MM, and MN. Changed advisory status to final.
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