Descriptiondvips in teTeX and TeXlive 2007 and earlier allows local users to obtain sensitive information and modify certain data by creating certain temporary files before they are processed by dviljk, which can then be read or modified in place.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SR:2008:001, published Wed, 09 Jan 2008 18:00:00 +0000
- SUSE-SR:2008:011, published Fri, 09 May 2008 16:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Tue Jul 9 16:34:49 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:38 2022