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Date: Fri, 23 Nov 2012 12:54:10 -0700
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>,
        Christoph Biedl <debian.axhn@...chmal.in-ulm.de>
Subject: Re: CVE Request -- android-tools (server): Insecure
 temporary file used for logging

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On 11/23/2012 04:44 AM, Jan Lieskovsky wrote:
> Hello Kurt, Steve, vendors,
> 
> Christoph Biedl in Debian bug report [1] noticed the following
> deficiency:
> 
> An insecure temporary file use flaw was found in the way server
> component of android tools, a suite of Android Debug Bridge (ADB)
> platform tools, performed logging of server events upon server
> startup. A local attacker could use this flaw to conduct symbolic
> links attacks, possibly leading to their ability to append
> unauthorized content to system files accessible with the privileges
> of the user running the adb executable.
> 
> References: [1]
> http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=688280 [2]
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=879582
> 
> Could you allocate a CVE id for this?
> 
> Thank you && Regards, Jan. -- Jan iankko Lieskovsky / Red Hat
> Security Response Team

Please use CVE-2012-5564 for this issue.

- -- 
Kurt Seifried Red Hat Security Response Team (SRT)
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