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CVE-1999-1173 - Lousy Soup

Description

Corel Word Perfect 8 for Linux creates a temporary working directory with world-writable permissions which allows local users to (1) modify Word Perfect behavior by modifying files in the working directory or (2) modify files of other users via a symlink attack.

Reference

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=91404045014047&w=2