CVE-2013-4472

NameCVE-2013-4472
DescriptionThe openTempFile function in goo/gfile.cc in Xpdf and Poppler 0.24.3 and earlier, when running on a system other than Unix, allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on temporary files with predictable names.
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

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
poppler (PTS)buster0.71.0-5vulnerable
buster (security)0.71.0-5+deb10u1vulnerable
bullseye20.09.0-3.1vulnerable
bullseye (security)20.09.0-3.1+deb11u1vulnerable
bookworm, sid22.08.0-2.1vulnerable
xpdf (PTS)buster3.04-13vulnerable
bullseye3.04+git20210103-3vulnerable
bookworm, sid3.04+git20220601-1vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
popplersource(unstable)(unfixed)unimportant
xpdfsource(unstable)(unfixed)unimportant

Notes

specific to non-*NIX systems

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