DescriptionThe sort_offline function for texindex in texinfo 4.8 and earlier allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on temporary files.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SR:2005:023, published Fri, 14 Oct 2005 12:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 01:58:54 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:31 2022