NameCVE-2003-0193 in xlsview for catdoc 0.91 and earlier allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on predictable temporary file names ("word$$.html").
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

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Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
catdoc (PTS)buster, bullseye1:0.95-4.1fixed
bookworm, sid1:0.95-5fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

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