The (1) configure and (2) config.guess scripts in GNU troff (aka
groff) 1.20.1 on Openwall GNU/*/Linux (aka Owl) improperly create
temporary files upon a failure of the mktemp function, which makes it
easier for local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink
attack on a temporary file.
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MLIST:[oss-security] 20090814 Re: CVE id request: groff (pdfroff)
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