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Date: Mon, 25 Jun 2012 11:04:59 -0600
From: Kurt Seifried <kseifried@...hat.com>
To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com
CC: Jan Lieskovsky <jlieskov@...hat.com>,
        "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

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On 06/25/2012 07:36 AM, 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: [1]
> https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=678661
> 
> References: [2]
> http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=616673 [3]
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=835076
> 
> Please note the [2] 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?
> 
> Thank you && Regards, Jan. -- Jan iankko Lieskovsky / Red Hat
> Security Response Team

Please use CVE-2012-3355 for this issue.

- -- 
Kurt Seifried Red Hat Security Response Team (SRT)
PGP: 0x5E267993 A90B F995 7350 148F 66BF 7554 160D 4553 5E26 7993

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