CVE-2021-31154

Published: 05 May 2021

pleaseedit in please before 0.4 uses predictable temporary filenames in /tmp and the target directory. This allows a local attacker to gain full root privileges by staging a symlink attack.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 7.8

Status

Package Release Status
rust-pleaser
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (0.4.1-1)
Ubuntu 21.10 (Impish Indri) Not vulnerable
(0.4.1-1)
Ubuntu 21.04 (Hirsute Hippo)
Released (0.4.1-1~21.04.2)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) Does not exist

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Does not exist

Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus) Ignored
(out of standard support)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist