CVE Reference: CVE-2010-2027

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Original Page at CVE MITRE:
CVE-2010-2027

Description:
Mathematica 7, when running on Linux, allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on (1) files within /tmp/MathLink/ or (2) /tmp/fonts$$.conf.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA39805

FULLDISC
  http://marc.info/?l=full-disclosure&m=127380255201760&w=2

BUGTRAQ
  http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/511298/100/0/threaded


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