Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2005-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2006-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Javier Fernï¿½ez-Sanguino Peï¿½oticed that the 'mysqlaccess' program
created temporary files in an insecure manner. This could allow a
symbolic link attack to create or overwrite arbitrary files with the
privileges of the user invoking the program.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 20682 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2005-0004