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Date: Tue, 26 Mar 2013 08:51:31 -0600
From: Vincent Danen <>
To: "Larry W. Cashdollar" <>
Subject: Re: CVE request: ibutils improper use of files in /tmp

* [2013-03-26 08:28:53 -0600] Vincent Danen wrote:

Yeah, you're right.  It was pointed out to me that it was noted here:

Can CVE-2013-1894 be rejected?  Sorry about this, I didn't notice that
it was assigned one already.

>* [2013-03-26 12:10:31 +0000] Larry W. Cashdollar wrote:
>>I doubled checked this, i???t looks like this was already assigned  CVE-2013-2561
>Do you have a reference for that assignment?  Because I couldn't find
>any CVE references when I was looking for it initially.
>>On Mar 25, 2013, at 08:09 PM, Kurt Seifried <> wrote:
>>>Hash: SHA1
>>>On 03/25/2013 03:49 PM, Vincent Danen wrote:
>>>>It was reported on full-disclosure that ibutils suffers from
>>>>improper use of files /tmp that could allow a user to clobber files
>>>>as the user running ibutils (probably usually root).
>>>>I didn't see a CVE request for this or anything show up here; if
>>>>one hasn't been assigned, could it be?
>>>Please use CVE-2013-1894 for this issue.

Vincent Danen / Red Hat Security Response Team 

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