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SUSE: CVE-2015-7758: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
12/27/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/04/2016
Modified
01/26/2018

Description

Gummi 0.6.5 allows local users to write to arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a temporary dot file that uses the name of an existing file and a (1) .aux, (2) .log, (3) .out, (4) .pdf, or (5) .toc extension for the file name, as demonstrated by .thesis.tex.aux.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-gummi
  • suse-upgrade-gummi-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-gummi-debugsource
  • suse-upgrade-gummi-lang

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