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CVE-2014-1831 (passenger): CVE-2014-1831 CVE-2014-1832 rubygem-passenger: insecure use of temporary files

ADVISORIES

GEM

passenger

SEVERITY

CVSS v2: 2.1

PATCHED VERSIONS

  • >= 4.0.37

DESCRIPTION

Phusion Passenger before 4.0.37 allows local users to write to certain files and directories via a symlink attack on (1) control_process.pid or a (2) generation-* file.