Bug 98924 - CAN-2003-0539 ddskk temporary file vulnerability
CAN-2003-0539 ddskk temporary file vulnerability
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1
Classification: Red Hat
Component: ddskk (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jens Petersen
Bill Huang
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: 100419 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2003-07-10 10:31 EDT by Mark J. Cox (Product Security)
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:06 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-08-11 03:24:20 EDT
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Description Mark J. Cox (Product Security) 2003-07-10 10:31:20 EDT
ddskk is a simple Kana to Kanji conversion program for Emacs.  ddskk has a
temporary file creation vulnerability allowing overwriting of arbitrary files as
the user running ddskk.
Comment 1 Mark J. Cox (Product Security) 2003-07-22 05:06:11 EDT
*** Bug 100419 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 2 Mark J. Cox (Product Security) 2003-07-29 14:16:52 EDT
RHSA-2003:242 currently awaiting testing
Comment 3 Mark J. Cox (Product Security) 2003-08-11 03:24:20 EDT
An errata has been issued which should help the problem described in this bug report. 
This report is therefore being closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files, please follow the link below. You may reopen 
this bug report if the solution does not work for you.


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