CVE-2008-5152

Priority
Description
inmail-show in mh-book 200605 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary
files via a symlink attack on a (1) /tmp/inmail#####.log or (2)
/tmp/inmail#####.stdin temporary file.
Notes
jdstrandper Debian, unsafe code is in example script
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was needed)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE (trusty was needed)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needed
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):needed
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):needed
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):needed
More Information

Updated: 2019-12-05 19:14:33 UTC (commit 0aa5e7c87c8b55d2ec5c7f4ca1179cf75de91961)