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Re: CVE request: distutils creates ~/.pypirc insecurely
From: Vincent Danen <vdanen () redhat com>
Date: Tue, 27 Mar 2012 10:19:17 -0600
* [2012-03-27 09:59:46 -0600] Kurt Seifried wrote:
On 03/27/2012 08:15 AM, Vincent Danen wrote:
Standard flaw where a file that contains a username and password is
written with insecure permissions. This only affects python 2.6 and
Could a CVE name be assigned to this flaw? I don't think one has been
Please use CVE-2012-1587 for this issue.
Sorry, I probably should have been more explicit on when it was reported
(this is an older flaw). It was reported (and public) in 2011.
Vincent Danen / Red Hat Security Response Team