CVE-2015-7543

NameCVE-2015-7543
DescriptionaRts 1.5.10 and kdelibs3 3.5.10 and earlier do not properly create temporary directories, which allows local users to hijack the IPC by pre-creating the temporary directory.
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)
ReferencesDLA-366-1, DLA-367-1
NVD severitymedium

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
kde4libs (PTS)jessie4:4.14.2-5+deb8u2fixed
jessie (security)4:4.14.2-5+deb8u3fixed
stretch4:4.14.26-2fixed
buster4:4.14.38-3fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
artssource(unstable)(unfixed)
artssourcesqueeze1.5.9-3+deb6u1DLA-366-1
kde4libssource(unstable)(not affected)
kdelibssource(unstable)(unfixed)
kdelibssourcesqueeze3.5.10.dfsg.1-5+deb6u1DLA-367-1

Notes

- kde4libs <not-affected> (Fixed before the first release in Debian)
https://quickgit.kde.org/?p=kdelibs.git&a=blobdiff&h=8c0f6401271c495c68e340e06b09239eb755ce5e&hp=45b72f0d5c3421b571e9515497352a0a9942a075&hb=cc5515ed7ce8884c9b18169158ba29ab2f7a3db7&f=kinit%2Flnusertemp.c

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