CVE-2013-4251

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2013-10-10
CWE:
CWE-59
Bugzilla:
916690: CVE-2013-4251 scipy: weave /tmp and current directory issues

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

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Statement

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Moderate. After evaluation and in accordance with the criteria noted in the product support life cycle, there are no plans to address this issue in an upcoming release. Please contact Red Hat Support for further information.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 3.6
Base Metrics AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

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Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 scipy Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 scipy Will not fix
Unless explicitly stated as not affected, all previous versions of packages in any minor update stream of a product listed here should be assumed vulnerable, although may not have been subject to full analysis.

Acknowledgements

This issue was found by Florian Weimer of the Red Hat Product Security Team.
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