Mandriva: 2013:216: perl-Proc-ProcessTable
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake Updated perl-Proc-ProcessTable package fixes security vulnerability: ProcessTable.pm in the Proc::ProcessTable module 0.45 for Perl, when TTY information caching is enabled, allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on /tmp/TTYDEVS (CVE-2011-4363). [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2013:216
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : perl-Proc-ProcessTable
 Date    : August 23, 2013
 Affected: Business Server 1.0, Enterprise Server 5.0
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 Problem Description:

 Updated perl-Proc-ProcessTable package fixes security vulnerability:
 
 ProcessTable.pm in the Proc::ProcessTable module 0.45 for Perl, when
 TTY information caching is enabled, allows local users to overwrite
 arbitrary files via a symlink attack on /tmp/TTYDEVS (CVE-2011-4363).
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 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2011-4363
 http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2013-0254.html
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 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Enterprise Server 5:
 9eaae66463d99011badb3f4cd7cde59b  mes5/i586/perl-Proc-ProcessTable-0.48-0.1mdvmes5.2.i586.rpm 
 2ae96cb98db7c92cc386563310ae9525  mes5/SRPMS/perl-Proc-ProcessTable-0.48-0.1mdvmes5.2.src.rpm

 Mandriva Enterprise Server 5/X86_64:
 b6f1990422bd1eec1fba93a040890394  mes5/x86_64/perl-Proc-ProcessTable-0.48-0.1mdvmes5.2.x86_64.rpm 
 2ae96cb98db7c92cc386563310ae9525  mes5/SRPMS/perl-Proc-ProcessTable-0.48-0.1mdvmes5.2.src.rpm

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 7ddea6ddc57b10531aae66f81ee57cd5  mbs1/x86_64/perl-Proc-ProcessTable-0.480.0-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 
 ad37fc01c83f210e545fcd08bbce6231  mbs1/SRPMS/perl-Proc-ProcessTable-0.480.0-1.mbs1.src.rpm
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