Bug 21470 - CVE-2000-1137 ed uses mktemp + fopen for scratch files
CVE-2000-1137 ed uses mktemp + fopen for scratch files
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: ed (Show other bugs)
6.2
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Assigned To: Karsten Hopp
David Lawrence
: Security
: 223072 223076 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2000-11-29 03:15 EST by Jarno Huuskonen
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:30 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-11-29 10:22:52 EST
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Description Jarno Huuskonen 2000-11-29 03:15:50 EST
Noticed from www.linuxtoday.com that debian has fixed ed.

Ed uses mktemp+fopen (buf.c:209) to create a temporary file.

Fix would be to use mkstemp+fdopen.
Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2007-01-23 14:14:43 EST
*** Bug 223072 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 2 Josh Bressers 2007-01-23 14:27:09 EST
*** Bug 223076 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

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