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ghostscript before 6.51 allows local users to read and write arbitrary files as the 'lp' user via the file operator, even with -dSAFER enabled.
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Assigning CNA
MITRE Corporation
Date Record Created
20020602 Disclaimer: The record creation date may reflect when the CVE ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Modified (20050702)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(4) Alderson, Cole, Green, Wall
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(2) Christey, Foat
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> [See Mark Cox' email to me 20020617, subject "can-2001-1353"]
 Frech> XF:ghostscript-dsafer-read-files(7412)

Proposed (Legacy)
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