kdelibs insecure temporary file handling

2004-08-11T00:00:00
ID 603FE36D-EC9D-11D8-B913-000C41E2CDAD
Type freebsd
Reporter FreeBSD
Modified 2004-08-11T00:00:00

Description

According to a KDE Security Advisory, KDE may sometimes create temporary files without properly checking the ownership and type of the target path. This could allow a local attacker to cause KDE applications to overwrite arbitrary files.