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Date: Mon, 21 Nov 2011 09:11:13 -0700
From: Kurt Seifried <>
Subject: Re: CVE Request (minor) -- gnash -- Unsafe management
 of HTTP cookies

On Mon, Nov 21, 2011 at 4:37 AM, Jan Lieskovsky <> wrote:
> Hello Kurt, Steve, vendors,
>  a security flaw was found in the way Shockwave Flash plug-in of the
> gnash, a GNU flash movie player, performed management of HTTP cookies
> (they were stored under /tmp directory with predictable name and world-
> readable permissions). A local attacker could use this flaw to obtain
> sensitive information.
> References:
> [1]
> [2]
> Could you allocate a CVE id for this?
> Thank you && Regards, Jan.
> --
> Jan iankko Lieskovsky / Red Hat Security Response Team

Please use CVE-2011-4328 for this issue.

Kurt Seifried

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