Bug 100419 - CAN-2003-0539 ddskk temporary file handling
Summary: CAN-2003-0539 ddskk temporary file handling
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 98924
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1
Classification: Red Hat
Component: ddskk   
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Version: 2.1
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Jens Petersen
QA Contact: Bill Huang
Keywords: Security
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-07-22 09:00 UTC by Mark J. Cox
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:06 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 18:57:39 UTC
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Description Mark J. Cox 2003-07-22 09:00:52 UTC
ddskk does not take appropriate security precautions when creating
temporary files. This bug could potentially be exploited to overwrite
arbitrary files with the privileges of the user running Emacs and skk.  

The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has allocated
the name CAN-2003-0539 to this issue.

Public 8 July 2003.

Errata RHSA-2003:242 in progress

Comment 1 Mark J. Cox 2003-07-22 09:06:08 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 98924 ***

Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 18:57:39 UTC
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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