Date: Mon, 18 Aug 2008 13:36:43 +0200 From: Nico Golde <oss-security+ml@...lde.de> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: CVE id request: mktemp Hi Sebastian, * Sebastian Krahmer <krahmer@...e.de> [2008-08-18 13:25]: > BTW, mktemp(1) is using O_EXCL anyway, so I dont see > an issue. Additionally all of our scripts use > more than 6 X' as also shown in the > example section of the manpage. We are not going to > release updates for this non-issue. This is known but as I wrote in the bug report: "the file is safely created with O_EXCL and 0600, still unsafe if used with -u" Kind regards Nico -- Nico Golde - http://www.ngolde.de - nion@...ber.ccc.de - GPG: 0x73647CFF For security reasons, all text in this mail is double-rot13 encrypted. Content of type "application/pgp-signature" skipped
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