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Mageia alert MGASA-2014-0147 (perltidy)

From:  Mageia Updates <>
Subject:  [updates-announce] MGASA-2014-0147: Updated perltidy package fixes security vulnerability
Date:  Mon, 31 Mar 2014 23:16:58 +0200
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MGASA-2014-0147 - Updated perltidy package fixes security vulnerability Publication date: 31 Mar 2014 URL: Type: security Affected Mageia releases: 3, 4 CVE: CVE-2014-2277 Description: perltidy's make_temporary_filename() function insecurely created temporary files via the use of the tmpnam() function. A local attacker could use this flaw to perform a symbolic link attack (CVE-2014-2277). References: - - - SRPMS: - 4/core/perltidy-20121207.0.0-3.1.mga4 - 3/core/perltidy-20121207.0.0-2.1.mga3

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