Bug 166672 - CVE-2005-2672 lm_sensors pwmconfig insecure temporary file usage
CVE-2005-2672 lm_sensors pwmconfig insecure temporary file usage
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: lm_sensors (Show other bugs)
All Linux
medium Severity low
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Assigned To: Phil Knirsch
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2005-08-24 11:11 EDT by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2015-03-04 20:15 EST (History)
2 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: RHSA-2005-825
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-11-10 14:19:39 EST
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Upstream patch from CVS (1.15 KB, patch)
2005-08-24 11:13 EDT, Josh Bressers
no flags Details | Diff

External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2005:825 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Low: lm_sensors security update 2005-11-10 00:00:00 EST

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Description Josh Bressers 2005-08-24 11:11:48 EDT
A bug was found in lm_sensors' pwmconfig tool which uses temporary files in an
insecure manner.
Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2005-08-24 11:12:33 EDT
This issue should also affect RHEL2.1 and RHEL3
Comment 2 Josh Bressers 2005-08-24 11:13:40 EDT
Created attachment 118071 [details]
Upstream patch from CVS
Comment 6 Red Hat Bugzilla 2005-11-10 14:19:39 EST
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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