Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2005-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2006-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Javier Fernï¿½ez-Sanguino Peï¿½iscovered that the 'dotty' tool created
and used temporary files in an insecure way. A local attacker could
exploit this with a symlink attack to create or overwrite arbitrary
files with the privileges of the user running dotty.
Update the affected graphviz, graphviz-dev and / or graphviz-doc
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.6
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 20625 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2005-4803