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CVE-2008-1687 - Atrip Stocking

Description

The (1) maketemp and (2) mkstemp builtin functions in GNU m4 before 1.4.11 do not quote their output when a file is created which might allow context-dependent attackers to trigger a macro expansion leading to unspecified use of an incorrect filename.

Reference

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/04/07/3 http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/04/07/1 http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/04/07/4 http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/04/07/12 http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2008&m=slackware-security.510612 http://secunia.com/advisories/29671 http://secunia.com/advisories/29729 http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28688 http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1151/references https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41706