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tkdiff -- temporary file symlink privilege escalation


Javier Fernández-Sanguino Peña reports a vulnerability in tkdiff which allows local users to gain priveleges of the user running tkdiff due to insecure temporary file creation.



portaudit: tkdiff -- temporary file symlink privilege escalation

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