Date: Mon, 25 Jun 2012 15:43:33 +0200 From: Jan Lieskovsky <jlieskov@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com CC: "Steven M. Christey" <coley@...us.mitre.org>, Hans Spaans <hans.spaans@...it.nl>, Josselin Mouette <joss@...ian.org>, Bastien Nocera <bnocera@...hat.com> Subject: Re: CVE 2011-* Request -- rhythmbox (context plug-in): Insecure temporary directory use by loading template files for 'Album', 'Lyrics', and 'Artist' tabs On 06/25/2012 03:36 PM, Jan Lieskovsky wrote: > Hello Kurt, Steve, vendors, > > An insecure temporary directory use flaw was found in the way Rhythmbox, an integrated music > management application based on the powerful GStreamer media framework, performed loading of HTML > template files, used for rendering of 'Album', 'Lyrics', and 'Artist' tabs. Previously the > '/tmp/context' directory has been searched as module directory when loading the HTML template files. > A local attacker could use this flaw to conduct symbolic link attacks (possibly leading to > attacker's ability to execute arbitrary HTML template file in the context of user running the > rhythmbox executable). > > Upstream bug report: >  https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=678661 > > References: >  http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=616673 >  https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=835076 > > Please note the  bug has been reported / opened on: > "Date: Sun, 06 Mar 2011 14:58:46 +0100" yet, so this should > get a CVE-2011-* identifier. Could you allocate one? Replying to myself, since I forgot to mention this in the previous post -- it doesn't look this has get a CVE identifier previously: http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvekey.cgi?keyword=rhythmbox so please allocate one. Thank you && Regards, Jan. -- Jan iankko Lieskovsky / Red Hat Security Response Team
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