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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-200803-11
(Vobcopy: Insecure temporary file creation)
Joey Hess reported that vobcopy appends data to the file
'/tmp/vobcopy.bla' in an insecure manner.
A local attacker could exploit this vulnerability to conduct symlink
attacks and append data to arbitrary files with the privileges of the
user running Vobcopy.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Vobcopy users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-video/vobcopy-1.1.0'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 31386 (gentoo_GLSA-200803-11.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2007-5718
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