Bug 144698 - CAN-2005-0069 vim unsafe temporary file usage.
Summary: CAN-2005-0069 vim unsafe temporary file usage.
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: vim
Version: 3
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Karsten Hopp
QA Contact: David Lawrence
Whiteboard: impact=low,public=20050109
Keywords: Security
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-01-10 19:23 UTC by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-01-12 10:37:03 UTC

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Description Josh Bressers 2005-01-10 19:23:09 UTC
*** This bug has been split off bug 144695 ***

------- Original comment by Josh Bressers (Security Response Team) on 2005.01.10
14:10 -------

Two insecure temporary file vulns have been reported to the debian BTS.

The issues refer to the usage of temporary files using the process PID as the
"randomness".  I would not be surprised if this isn't the only scripts in vim
that do this.

Comment 1 Karsten Hopp 2005-01-12 10:37:03 UTC
FC-2/3 packages have been pushed and announced. FC-4 packages have been built

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