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Upstream information

CVE-2014-1838 at MITRE

Description

The (1) extract_keys_from_pdf and (2) fill_pdf functions in pdf_ext.py in logilab-commons before 0.61.0 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files and possibly have other unspecified impact via a symlink attack on /tmp/toto.fdf.

NVD CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.4 (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Novell/SUSE information

Novell Bugzilla entry: 861822

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3
  • python-logilab-common >= 0.56.2-1.9.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8909

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