CVE-2020-11867

NameCVE-2020-11867
DescriptionAudacity through 2.3.3 saves temporary files to /var/tmp/audacity-$USER by default. After Audacity creates the temporary directory, it sets its permissions to 755. Any user on the system can read and play the temporary audio .au files located there.
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
Debian Bugs976874

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
audacity (PTS)stretch2.1.2-2vulnerable
buster2.2.2-1vulnerable
bullseye, sid2.4.2~dfsg0-3vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
audacitysource(unstable)(unfixed)976874

Notes

[buster] - audacity <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[stretch] - audacity <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
https://github.com/audacity/audacity/pull/700

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