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    Mageia 2021-0021: guava security update

    Date 10 Jan 2021
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    A temp directory creation vulnerability exist in Guava versions prior to 30.0 allowing an attacker with access to the machine to potentially access data in a temporary directory created by the Guava com.google.common.io.Files.createTempDir(). The permissions granted to the directory created default to the standard unix-like /tmp ones, leaving the
    MGASA-2021-0021 - Updated guava packages fix security vulnerability
    
    Publication date: 10 Jan 2021
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2021-0021.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 7
    CVE: CVE-2020-8908
    
    A temp directory creation vulnerability exist in Guava versions prior to 30.0
    allowing an attacker with access to the machine to potentially access data in a
    temporary directory created by the Guava
    com.google.common.io.Files.createTempDir(). The permissions granted to the
    directory created default to the standard unix-like /tmp ones, leaving the
    files open (CVE-2020-8908).
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=27965
    - https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1906919
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-8908
    
    SRPMS:
    - 7/core/guava-25.0-2.1.mga7
    

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