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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2011-1031: feh: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2011-1031: feh: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
3
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
Published
02/14/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The feh_unique_filename function in utils.c in feh 1.11.2 and earlier might allow local users to create arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a /tmp/feh_ temporary file, a different vulnerability than CVE-2011-0702.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-media-gfx-feh

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