CVE-2009-1962

Metadata

CVE-2009-1962
4.4
mandriva.com, openwall.com, securityfocus.com, exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com
2009-06-08
2017-08-17 06:09

Description

Xfig, possibly 3.2.5, allows local users to read and write arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the (1) xfig-eps[PID], (2) xfig-pic[PID].pix, (3) xfig-pic[PID].err, (4) xfig-pcx[PID].pix, (5) xfig-xfigrc[PID], (6) xfig[PID], (7) xfig-print[PID], (8) xfig-export[PID].err, (9) xfig-batch[PID], (10) xfig-exp[PID], or (11) xfig-spell.[PID] temporary files, where [PID] is a process ID.

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CVE-2009-1962 xfig
CVE-2009-1962