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CVE-2014-1933 Detail

Current Description

The (1) JpegImagePlugin.py and (2) EpsImagePlugin.py scripts in Python Image Library (PIL) 1.1.7 and earlier and Pillow before 2.3.1 uses the names of temporary files on the command line, which makes it easier for local users to conduct symlink attacks by listing the processes.

Source:  MITRE
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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-05/msg00002.html
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/02/10/15
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/02/11/1
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/65513
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2168-1
https://github.com/python-imaging/Pillow/commit/4e9f367dfd3f04c8f5d23f7f759ec12782e10ee7 Exploit Patch
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201612-52

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:python:pillow:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
2.3.0
 cpe:2.3:a:pythonware:python_imaging_library:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
1.1.7


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-1933
NVD Published Date:
04/17/2014
NVD Last Modified:
06/30/2017