[VulnWatch] MIPSPro Compiler Predictable Temp File vulnerability

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Date: 06/17/03

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                               SGI Security Advisory

             Title: MIPSPro Compiler Predictable Temp File vulnerability
            Number: 20030605-01-A
              Date: June 17, 2003
         Reference: SGI BUG 792239
         Reference: CVE CAN-2000-0578
         Reference: BUGTRAQ ID# 1412 http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1412
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    SGI acknowledges the compiler temporary file vulnerability reported by
    Crimelabs: http://www.crimelabs.net/docs/irix-compiler-tempfile.txt and
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    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CAN-2000-0578

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