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SuSE: less 381-88

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
01/01/2005
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/08/2005
Modified
11/18/2015

Description

This update fixes a possible symlink attack in lessopen.sh. The attack can be executed by local users to overwrite arbitray files with the privileges of the user running less.

Solution(s)

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