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Re: CVE request: init script x11-common creates directories in insecure manners
From: Kurt Seifried <kseifried () redhat com>
Date: Tue, 28 Feb 2012 17:01:19 -0700

On 02/28/2012 10:55 AM, vladz wrote:

I've reported a small vulnerability to Debian.  Due to an insecure file
creation, a local user can gain root privileges right after the 
"x11-common" service is started.


Could you allocate CVE id for this issue?

Thank you,

Please use CVE-2012-1093 for this issue.

P.S. is this Debian specific?

Kurt Seifried Red Hat Security Response Team (SRT)

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