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 code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitylow (attack range: local)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
poppler (PTS)jessie0.26.5-2+deb8u1vulnerable
jessie (security)0.26.5-2+deb8u4vulnerable
stretch (security), stretch0.48.0-2+deb9u2vulnerable
buster, sid0.63.0-2vulnerable
xpdf (PTS)jessie3.03-17vulnerable
stretch3.04-4vulnerable
buster, sid3.04-7vulnerable

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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