CVE-2014-1859

Priority
Low
Description
(1) core/tests/test_memmap.py, (2) core/tests/test_multiarray.py, (3)
f2py/f2py2e.py, and (4) lib/tests/test_io.py in NumPy before 1.8.1 allow
local users to write to arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a temporary
file.
References
Bugs
Package
Upstream:needed
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
Patches:
Upstream:https://github.com/numpy/numpy/commit/0bb46c1448b0d3f5453d5182a17ea7ac5854ee15
More Information

Updated: 2018-01-15 13:16:21 UTC (commit 14005)