CVE-2013-6402

NameCVE-2013-6402
Descriptionbase/pkit.py in HP Linux Imaging and Printing (HPLIP) through 3.13.11 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the /tmp/hp-pkservice.log temporary file.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-2829-1
NVD severitylow (attack range: local)
Debian Bugs725876

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
hplip (PTS)wheezy (security), wheezy3.12.6-3.1+deb7u1fixed
jessie3.14.6-1fixed
stretch3.16.10+repack0-1fixed
sid3.16.11+repack0-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
hplipsource(unstable)3.13.11-2.1low725876
hplipsourcesqueeze3.10.6-2+squeeze2lowDSA-2829-1
hplipsourcewheezy3.12.6-3.1+deb7u1lowDSA-2829-1

Notes

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=852368

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