ALAS-2015-627


Amazon Linux AMI Security Advisory: ALAS-2015-627
Advisory Release Date: 2015-12-13 14:25 Pacific
Severity: Low
References: CVE-2015-8326 

Issue Overview:

A vulnerability in perl-IPTables-Parse was found, when using predictable file names for its temporary files. This vulnerability allows attacker on a multi-user system to set up symlinks to overwrite any file the current user has write access to.


Affected Packages:

perl-IPTables-Parse


Issue Correction:
Run yum update perl-IPTables-Parse to update your system.

New Packages:
noarch:
    perl-IPTables-Parse-1.5-2.3.amzn1.noarch

src:
    perl-IPTables-Parse-1.5-2.3.amzn1.src