Mandriva: 2014:032: flite
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake Multiple vulnerabilities has been discovered and corrected in flite: The play_wave_from_socket function in audio/auserver.c in Flite 1.4 allows local users to modify arbitrary files via a symlink attack on /tmp/awb.wav. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2014:032
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : flite
 Date    : February 14, 2014
 Affected: Business Server 1.0
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 Problem Description:

 Multiple vulnerabilities has been discovered and corrected in flite:
 
 The play_wave_from_socket function in audio/auserver.c in Flite 1.4
 allows local users to modify arbitrary files via a symlink attack
 on /tmp/awb.wav. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third
 party information (CVE-2014-0027).
 
 The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
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 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-0027
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 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 9ff31a7d8198f78a479e6b61df16e65a  mbs1/x86_64/flite-1.3-2.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 27f5093dfbae9b8632064a117229a5ff  mbs1/x86_64/lib64flite-devel-1.3-2.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 
 1a7c3036c885f25f810cd61a8fef93b8  mbs1/SRPMS/flite-1.3-2.1.mbs1.src.rpm
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