CVE-2014-1838

Priority
Low
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.
References
Bugs
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 17.04 (Zesty Zapus):ignored (reached end-of-life)
Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needed
More Information

Updated: 2018-01-15 13:16:20 UTC (commit 14005)