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Affecting perl package, versions *

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Overview

_is_safe in the File::Temp module for Perl does not properly handle symlinks.

References

CVSS Score

7.5
high severity
  • Attack Vector
    Network
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    None
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    None
  • Integrity
    High
  • Availability
    None
CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N
CVE
CVE-2011-4116
CWE
CWE-59
Snyk ID
SNYK-DEBIAN8-PERL-327791
Disclosed
31 Jan, 2020
Published
27 Jun, 2018