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StarOffice 5.2 follows symlinks and sets world-readable permissions for the /tmp/soffice.tmp directory, which allows a local user to read files of the user who is using StarOffice.
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Assigning CNA
MITRE Corporation
Date Record Created
20001214 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 (20010116)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(3) Baker, Cole, Dik
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(1) Wall
REVIEWING(1) Christey
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> XF:staroffice-tmp-sym-link(5487)
 Christey> Consult Sun on this one.
 Dik> Supposedly fixed in Soffice 5.1 Service pack 1

Proposed (Legacy)
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