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    Mageia 2021-0001: audacity security update

    Date 02 Jan 2021
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Audacity through 2.3.3 saves temporary files to /var/tmp/audacity-$USER by default. After Audacity creates the temporary directory, it sets its permissions to 755. Any user on the system can read and play the temporary audio .au files located there (CVE-2020-11867).
    MGASA-2021-0001 - Updated audacity package fixes security vulnerability
    
    Publication date: 02 Jan 2021
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2021-0001.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 7
    CVE: CVE-2020-11867
    
    Audacity through 2.3.3 saves temporary files to /var/tmp/audacity-$USER by
    default. After Audacity creates the temporary directory, it sets its
    permissions to 755. Any user on the system can read and play the temporary
    audio .au files located there (CVE-2020-11867).
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=27850
    - https://lists.opensuse.org/archives/list/This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it./thread/MIO5YFJW5KODA2NDQAAMKAOM57Z2ZM4W/
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-11867
    
    SRPMS:
    - 7/core/audacity-2.3.1-1.2.mga7
    

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