CVE-2009-1299

Published: 18 March 2010

The pa_make_secure_dir function in core-util.c in PulseAudio 0.9.10 and 0.9.19 allows local users to change the ownership and permissions of arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a /tmp/.esd-##### temporary file.

Priority

Low

Status

Package Release Status
pulseaudio
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (0.9.22)
Patches:
Upstream: http://git.0pointer.de/?p=pulseaudio.git;a=patch;h=d3efa43d85ac132c6a5a416a2b6f2115f5d577ee