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CVE-2001-0906

Public: 2001-06-22

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

teTeX filter before 1.0.7 allows local users to gain privileges via a symlink attack on temporary files that are produced when printing .dvi files using lpr.

Find out more about CVE-2001-0906 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Linux 5.2 RHSA-2001:102 October 30, 2001
Red Hat Linux 6.2 RHSA-2001:102 October 30, 2001
Red Hat Linux 7.0 RHSA-2001:102 October 30, 2001
Red Hat Linux 7.0j RHSA-2001:102 October 30, 2001
Red Hat Linux 7.1 RHSA-2001:102 October 30, 2001

External References

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