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Date: Mon, 28 Dec 2015 08:18:02 +0100
From: Max Teufel <>
Subject: CVE request: flexlay: Insecure use of temporary files


Flexlay [1], a generic 2D editor, insecurely uses temporary files which
have a fixed name. This affects the current development tree (which is
the most used version of flexlay) as well as older releases. Reported in
flexlay's issue tracker as #65 [2].

A CVE has previously been requested from, however,
they told me I should use this list as the FIXME comment [3] in the
affected code is apparently public enough.


Max Teufel

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