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Date: Thu, 21 Mar 2013 01:13:15 +1100
From: David Black <>
To: oss-security <>
Subject: CVE Request: python-pip insecure temporary directory handling

Prior to version 1.3 pip used '/tmp/pip-build' as a temporary
directory and as per the report in would follow a symbolic link
placed at '/tmp/pip-build' when writing temporary files.

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