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Home » Hacking News » AStArt Technologies LPRng temporary debug file vulnerability

AStArt Technologies LPRng temporary debug file vulnerability

by Mario Miri on April 16th, 2003 AStArt Technologies LPRng software creates in some situations temporary files in insecure manner. Due to this bug, symbolic link attacks on the affected system are possible.


Vulnerable:
AStArt Technologies LPRng 3.8.10 .1


Solution:
Debian has released advisory DSA 285-1 and fixes which address this issue. Patches are available form official Debian security site http://security.debian.org


Discovered by:
Karol Lewandowski


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