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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-200803-03
(Audacity: Insecure temporary file creation)
Viktor Griph reported that the 'AudacityApp::OnInit()' method in file
src/AudacityApp.cpp does not handle temporary files properly.
A local attacker could exploit this vulnerability to conduct symlink
attacks to delete arbitrary files and directories with the privileges
of the user running Audacity.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Audacity users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-sound/audacity-1.3.4-r1'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 31330 (gentoo_GLSA-200803-03.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2007-6061