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 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE (trusty was needed)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (0.61.0-1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (0.61.0-1)
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):not-affected (0.61.0-1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (0.61.0-1)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):not-affected (0.61.0-1)
More Information

Updated: 2019-05-22 14:14:15 UTC (commit 1fab1041f9489915eb36ac3c2f1c6f9650ad31e6)