Bug 923974 - (CVE-2013-1888) CVE-2013-1888 python-pip: insecure temporary directory usage
CVE-2013-1888 python-pip: insecure temporary directory usage
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
impact=low,public=20121115,reported=2...
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Depends On: 923976 923975
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Reported: 2013-03-20 16:18 EDT by Vincent Danen
Modified: 2015-01-14 07:26 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: python-pip 1.3
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Last Closed: 2013-05-02 11:00:58 EDT
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Description Vincent Danen 2013-03-20 16:18:45 EDT
It was reported [1],[2] that the python pip module uses an insecure temporary directory when building (/tmp/pip-build).

This is fixed in upstream git (patches noted from the bug report)

[1] https://github.com/pypa/pip/issues/725
[2] http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2013/q1/704
Comment 1 Vincent Danen 2013-03-20 16:19:49 EDT
Created python-pip tracking bugs for this issue

Affects: fedora-all [bug 923975]
Affects: epel-all [bug 923976]
Comment 2 Vincent Danen 2013-03-25 16:40:15 EDT
This was assigned CVE-2013-1888:

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2013/03/22/10
Comment 3 Vincent Danen 2013-05-02 11:00:58 EDT
python-pip version 1.3.1 is now available in Fedora 17, 18, and 19.
Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2013-05-23 08:24:39 EDT
python-virtualenv-1.9.1-1.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2013-05-23 08:42:10 EDT
python-virtualenv-1.9.1-1.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2013-05-24 16:38:34 EDT
python-virtualenv-1.9.1-1.fc19 has been pushed to the Fedora 19 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2013-05-29 13:34:03 EDT
python-virtualenv-1.9.1-1.el5 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 5 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2013-05-29 13:34:50 EDT
python-virtualenv-1.9.1-1.el6 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 6 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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