FLIM Temporary File Symlink Vulnerability

2004-05-01T08:05:58
ID OSVDB:5748
Type osvdb
Reporter Tatsuya Kinoshita()
Modified 2004-05-01T08:05:58

Description

Vulnerability Description

FLIM contains a flaw that may allow a malicious user to gain access to unauthorized privileges. The issue is triggered when temporary files are created insecurely. This flaw may lead to a loss of integrity.

Solution Description

Currently, there are no known upgrades, patches, or workarounds available to correct this issue.

Short Description

FLIM contains a flaw that may allow a malicious user to gain access to unauthorized privileges. The issue is triggered when temporary files are created insecurely. This flaw may lead to a loss of integrity.

References:

Vendor URL: http://cvs.m17n.org/elisp/FLIM/index.html.ja.iso-2022-jp Vendor Specific Advisory URL Security Tracker: 1010032 Secunia Advisory ID:11529 Secunia Advisory ID:13487 Secunia Advisory ID:12332 Other Advisory URL: http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2004-344.html CVE-2004-0422