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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200712-01
(Hugin: Insecure temporary file creation)
Suse Linux reported that Hugin creates the
'hugin_debug_optim_results.txt' temporary file in an insecure manner.
A local attacker could exploit this vulnerability with a symlink
attack, potentially overwriting an arbitrary file with the privileges
of the user running the application.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Hugin users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-gfx/hugin-0.6.1-r1'
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.3
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 29231 (gentoo_GLSA-200712-01.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2007-5200