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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for perl-Capture-Tiny (ALAS-2014-358) (CVE-2014-1875)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for perl-Capture-Tiny (ALAS-2014-358) (CVE-2014-1875)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/26/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/26/2014
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The Capture::Tiny module before 0.24 for Perl allows local users to write to arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a temporary file.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-perl-capture-tiny

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-perl-capture-tiny

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