CVE-2014-3986

Priority
Description
include/tests_webservers in Lynis before 1.5.5 allows local users to
overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a /tmp/lynis.*.unsorted
file with an easily determined name.
Package
Source: lynis (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (1.5.5)
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 21:15:45 UTC (commit 51f9b73af244ba86b9321e46e526586c25a8e060)