CVE-2016-8605 guile-2.0


2017-06-18 07:04
CVE-2016-8605 guile-1.8
2017-06-16 19:21
2017-05-07 01:03
2017-05-06 14:03
2017-04-01 19:11
2017-01-20 05:03
2017-01-14 05:03
2017-01-05 20:16


The mkdir procedure of GNU Guile temporarily changed the process' umask to zero. During that time window, in a multithreaded application, other threads could end up creating files with insecure permissions. For example, mkdir without the optional mode argument would create directories as 0777. This is fixed in Guile 2.0.13. Prior versions are affected.

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Affected package information

Release Package Patched in
buster guile-2.0 2.0.13+1-1
jessie guile-2.0 2.0.11+1-9+deb8u1
sid guile-2.0 2.0.13+1-1
stretch guile-2.0 2.0.13+1-1
wheezy guile-2.0 2.0.5+1-3+deb7u1