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# CVE ID CWE ID # of Exploits Vulnerability Type(s) Publish Date Update Date Score Gained Access Level Access Complexity Authentication Conf. Integ. Avail.
1 CVE-2014-0466 Exec Code 2014-04-03 2014-04-03
6.8
None Remote Medium Not required Partial Partial Partial
The fixps script in a2ps 4.14 does not use the -dSAFER option when executing gs, which allows context-dependent attackers to delete arbitrary files or execute arbitrary commands via a crafted PostScript file.
2 CVE-2004-1377 2004-12-27 2008-09-05
2.1
None Local Low Not required None Partial None
The (1) fixps (aka fixps.in) and (2) psmandup (aka psmandup.in) scripts in a2ps before 4.13 allow local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on temporary files.
3 CVE-2004-1170 Exec Code 2005-01-10 2008-09-10
10.0
Admin Remote Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
a2ps 4.13 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in the filename.
4 CVE-2001-1593 59 2014-04-05 2014-04-30
2.1
None Local Low Not required None Partial None
The tempname_ensure function in lib/routines.h in a2ps 4.14 and earlier, as used by the spy_user function and possibly other functions, allows local users to modify arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a temporary file.
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