Bug 862430 - CVE-2012-3504 crypto-utils: insecure temporary file usage in genkey [fedora-all]
CVE-2012-3504 crypto-utils: insecure temporary file usage in genkey [fedora-all]
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: crypto-utils (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Elio Maldonado Batiz
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
: Security, SecurityTracking
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Blocks: CVE-2012-3504
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Reported: 2012-10-02 17:09 EDT by Vincent Danen
Modified: 2014-09-15 07:43 EDT (History)
2 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: crypto-utils-2.4.1-39.fc18, crypto-utils-2.4.1-39.fc17
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Last Closed: 2013-03-10 21:18:09 EDT
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Description Vincent Danen 2012-10-02 17:09:47 EDT
This is an automatically created tracking bug!  It was created to ensure
that one or more security vulnerabilities are fixed in affected Fedora

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Comment 1 Elio Maldonado Batiz 2012-12-06 16:45:45 EST
Created attachment 659066 [details]
Fix genkey to create temporary files securely

Patch contributed by Vincent Danen.
Comment 3 Elio Maldonado Batiz 2013-02-23 13:57:16 EST
Thank you Vincer. r+ from me, will commit for Rawhide (f19) for starters.
Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2013-02-28 17:38:10 EST
crypto-utils-2.4.1-39.fc18 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 18.
Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2013-02-28 17:40:25 EST
crypto-utils-2.4.1-39.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.
Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2013-03-02 15:05:34 EST
Package crypto-utils-2.4.1-39.fc18:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 18 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing crypto-utils-2.4.1-39.fc18'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).
Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2013-03-10 21:18:11 EDT
crypto-utils-2.4.1-39.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2013-03-10 21:24:20 EDT
crypto-utils-2.4.1-39.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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