Mandriva: 2013:271: pmake
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake Updated pmake package fixes security vulnerability: The make include files in NetBSD before 1.6.2, as used in pmake 1.111 and earlier, allow local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a /tmp/_depend##### temporary file, related [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2013:271
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : pmake
 Date    : November 21, 2013
 Affected: Business Server 1.0
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 Problem Description:

 Updated pmake package fixes security vulnerability:
 
 The make include files in NetBSD before 1.6.2, as used in pmake
 1.111 and earlier, allow local users to overwrite arbitrary files
 via a symlink attack on a /tmp/_depend##### temporary file, related
 to bsd.lib.mk and bsd.prog.mk (CVE-2011-1920).
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 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2011-1920
 http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2013-0331.html
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 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 6228c8f23e3b09509f9b34befe1d95a8  mbs1/x86_64/pmake-1.45-11.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 
 00690830d167141f6397255ed69fb610  mbs1/SRPMS/pmake-1.45-11.1.mbs1.src.rpm
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