Wine registry file information disclosure

wine-registry-information-disclosure (19697) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Wine creates insecure temporary registry files in the /tmp directory with world-readable permissions. A local attacker could exploit this vulnerability to gain unauthorized access to the registry file to obtain sensitive information, such as the user's passwords.


Consequences:

Obtain Information

Remedy:

No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • Wine Wine 20050211 and prior

Reported:

Mar 14, 2005

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