CVE-2007-2839

NameCVE-2007-2839
Descriptiongfax 0.4.2 and probably other versions creates temporary files insecurely, which allows local users to execute arbitrary commands via unknown vectors.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1329-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: local)
Debian Bugs431893

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
gfax (PTS)wheezy, jessie0.7.7+ds-2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
gfaxsource(unstable)0.6low431893
gfaxsourcesarge0.4.2-11sarge1highDSA-1329-1

Notes

Vulnerable code no longer present since 0.6, so marking this as fixed version

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