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DCOPServer Temporary Filename Vulnerability


KDE's DCOPServer creates temporary files in an insecure manner. Since the temporary files are used for authentication related purposes this can potentially allow a local attacker to compromise the account of any user which runs a KDE application.



portaudit: DCOPServer Temporary Filename Vulnerability

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Oliver Eikemeier <>