CVE-2014-1838

Priority
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.
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was needed)
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):needed
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needed
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):needed
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):needed
More Information

Updated: 2019-01-14 21:15:18 UTC (commit 51f9b73af244ba86b9321e46e526586c25a8e060)