USN-2008-1: Suds vulnerability
24 October 2013
Suds could be made to overwrite files.
- suds - Lightweight SOAP client for Python
Ralph Loader discovered that Suds incorrectly handled temporary files. A
local attacker could possibly use this issue to overwrite arbitrary files.
In the default installation of Ubuntu, this should be prevented by the Yama
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.