Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 253541
CVE-2007-4462 New release of po4a fixes insecure /tmp file usage
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:12:13 EST
Description of problem:
The new release of po4a fixes a potential security problem (information leak)
due to use of predictable name in /tmp. This line in
po4a-0.29/lib/Locale/Po4a/Po.pm file is problematic:
A CVE name for this issue has been requested.
Reference to Gentoo Bugzilla: http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=189440
Mitre assigned the identifier CVE-2007-4462 to this issue.
po4a-0.32-4.fc7 has been pushed to the Fedora 7 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.