CVE-2008-0666

NameCVE-2008-0666
DescriptionWebsite META Language (WML) 2.0.11 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on (1) the /tmp/pe.tmp.$$ temporary file used by wml_contrib/wmg.cgi and (2) temporary files used by wml_backend/p3_eperl/eperl_sys.c.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1492-1
NVD severitylow (attack range: local)
Debian Bugs463907

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
wml (PTS)wheezy2.0.12ds1-3+deb7u1fixed
jessie2.0.12ds1-8fixed
buster, sid, stretch2.0.12ds1-10fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
wmlsource(unstable)2.0.11-3.1low463907
wmlsourceetch2.0.11-1etch1lowDSA-1492-1
wmlsourcesarge(not affected)

Notes

[sarge] - wml <not-affected> (Vulnerable code is patched to use mkdtemp)

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