Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 927430
CVE-2013-2561 ibutils: insecure handling of files in the /tmp directory
Last modified: 2016-04-07 07:23:47 EDT
It was reported  that ibutils 1.5.7 suffered from a flaw due to improper handling of files in the /tmp directory. This makes ibutils vulnerable to symlink attacks, which could be used to overwrite arbitrary files on the system.
This issue has been assigned CVE-2013-1894 via:
This was actually assigned CVE-2013-2561 before the above assignment:
CVE-2013-1894 needs to be rejected.
This issue has been addressed in following products:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Via RHSA-2013:1661 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-1661.html